© 2016

Ambient Assisted Living

8. AAL-Kongress 2015,Frankfurt/M, April 29-30. April, 2015

  • Reiner Wichert
  • Helmut Klausing
  • Presents many technological innovation for Ambient Assisted Living

  • Focusses on technical assistance systems and their applications in homecare, health and care

  • Includes ethical and legal aspects


Part of the Advanced Technologies and Societal Change book series (ATSC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Social Participation and Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jakob Doppler, Gernot Rottermanner, Sabine Sommer, Johannes Pflegerl, Peter Judmaier
      Pages 3-13
    3. Christian Lins, Melina Frenken, Luca Halder, Andreas Hein
      Pages 15-24
    4. Christian Lins, Sebastian M. Müller, Andreas Hein
      Pages 25-33
  3. Sensor Data Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Sebastian M. Müller, Enno-Edzard Steen, Andreas Hein
      Pages 47-56
  4. Acceptance Factors and Barriers

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. Oliver Stutz, Sascha Todt, Sven Venzke-Caprarese, Susanne Boll, Wilko Heuten, Torben Wallbaum
      Pages 59-68
  5. Human-Computer Interaction

  6. Social Participation and Communication

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. D. Orradre, S. Heuer, L. Jungmann, C. Becker, C. Klotz
      Pages 123-134
  7. Basic Technologies, The Future of Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 135-135

About this book


In this book, leading authors in the field discuss developments of Ambient Assisted Living. The contributions have been chosen and invited at the 8th AAL Congress, Frankfurt/M. The meeting presents new technological developments which support the autonomy and independence of individuals with special needs. The 8th AAL Congress focusses its attention on technical assistance systems and their applications in homecare, health and care.


Social participation Sensor Data Human-Computer Interaction Ambient Assisted Living Social mobility

Editors and affiliations

  • Reiner Wichert
    • 1
  • Helmut Klausing
    • 2
  1. 1.Interactive Multimedia,Fraunhofer Institut IGDDarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.VDE-VerbandsgeschäftsstelleVerband der Elektrotechnik Elektron Informationstechnik e.V.Frankfurt am MainGermany

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Ambient Assisted Living
  • Book Subtitle 8. AAL-Kongress 2015,Frankfurt/M, April 29-30. April, 2015
  • Editors Reiner Wichert
    Helmut Klausing
  • Series Title Advanced Technologies and Societal Change
  • Series Abbreviated Title Advd Technologies,Societal Change
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-319-26343-4
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-319-79937-7
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-319-26345-8
  • Series ISSN 2191-6853
  • Series E-ISSN 2191-6861
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages X, 146
  • Number of Illustrations 52 b/w illustrations, 10 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Biomedical Engineering and Bioengineering
    Robotics and Automation
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