Inclusive Smart Cities and Digital Health

14th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2016, Wuhan, China, May 25-27, 2016. Proceedings

  • Carl K. Chang
  • Lorenzo Chiari
  • Yu Cao
  • Hai Jin
  • Mounir Mokhtari
  • Hamdi Aloulou
Conference proceedings ICOST 2016

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9677)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 9677)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVII
  2. Smart Homes, Smart Urban Spaces and New Assistive Living Space Concepts in the Smart City

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Jie Yin, Meng Fang, Ghassem Mokhtari, Qing Zhang
      Pages 3-13
    3. César Crovato, Delfim Torok, Regina Heidrich, Bernardo de Cerqueira, Eduardo Velho
      Pages 27-34
  3. E-Health for Future Smart Cities

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 35-35
    2. Chang Liu, Yu Cao, Yan Luo, Guanling Chen, Vinod Vokkarane, Yunsheng Ma
      Pages 37-48
    3. Weishan Zhang, Dehai Zhao, Xiufeng Chen, Yuanjie Zhang
      Pages 49-58
    4. Haowen Mo, Jianqiang Li, Shi Chen, Hui Pan, Ji-Jiang Yang, Qing Wang et al.
      Pages 59-68
  4. Context Awareness and Autonomous Computing

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 69-69
    2. Hoda Gholami, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 71-82
    3. Yannick Francillette, Sébastien Gaboury, Abdenour Bouzouane, Bruno Bouchard
      Pages 83-94
  5. Home Networks and Residential Gateways

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 107-107
    2. Tausif Zahid, Fouad Yousuf Dar, Xiaojun Hei, Wenqing Cheng
      Pages 109-120
    3. Hamdi Aloulou, Bessam Abdulrazak, Romain Endelin, João Bentes, Thibaut Tiberghien, Joaquim Bellmunt
      Pages 121-132
  6. Middleware Support for Smart Homes and Health Telematic Services

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 133-133
    2. Yunfei Feng, Carl K. Chang, Hanshu Chang
      Pages 148-158
    3. Hua Chu, Yijing Yang, Qingshan Li, Yongfei Xu, Hongpeng Wei
      Pages 159-165
  7. E-Health and Chronic Disease Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 167-167
    2. Idowu Ayoola, Adriaan de Regt, Mart Wetzels, Sander van Berlo
      Pages 169-179
    3. Ziad Tarik Al-Dahan, Nasseer K. Bachache, Lina Nasseer Bachache
      Pages 180-187
    4. Xiaohu Fan, Li Wang, Changsheng Xie, Jing Cao, Jing Zeng, Hao Huang
      Pages 188-199
  8. E-Health Technology Assessment and Impact Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Cheryl Forchuk, Abraham Rudnick, Josephine MacIntosh, Fatima Bukair, Jeffrey Hoch
      Pages 203-210
    3. Dong Xiao, Zhiwen Yu, Fei Yi, Liang Wang, Chiu C. Tan, Bin Guo
      Pages 222-234
  9. Tele-Assistance and Tele-Rehabilitation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 235-235
    2. Di Xiao, Janardhan Vignarajan, Tingting Chen, Tiantian Ye, Baixiang Xiao, Nathan Congdon et al.
      Pages 237-249
    3. Alberto Ferrari, Pieter Ginis, Alice Nieuwboer, Reynold Greenlaw, Andrew Muddiman, Lorenzo Chiari
      Pages 250-261
  10. Modeling of Physical and Conceptual Information in Intelligent Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 269-269
    2. Hafiz Syed Muhammad Bilal, Asad Masood Khattak, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 283-292
    3. Mi Jing, Bing He, Yue Lv
      Pages 293-301
  11. Medical Big Data Collection, Processing, and Analysis

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303
    2. Usman Akhtar, Asad Masood Khattak, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 305-313
    3. Peter Wlodarczak, Jeffrey Soar, Mustafa Ally
      Pages 321-331
  12. Human Machine Interfaces

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 333-333
    2. Katsunori Oyama, Kaoru Sakatani, Hua Ming, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 335-344
    3. Niccolò Mora, Ilaria De Munari, Paolo Ciampolini
      Pages 345-355
    4. Elizabeth Bougeois, Jenny Duchier, Frédéric Vella, Mathilde Blanc Machado, Adrien Van den Bossche, Thierry Val et al.
      Pages 356-367
  13. Wearable Sensors and Continuous Health Monitoring

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 369-369
    2. Lina Yu, Liqun Guo, Huanfang Deng, Kequan Lin, Limin Yu, Wanlin Gao et al.
      Pages 371-382
    3. Valentina Bianchi, Claudio Guerra, Ilaria De Munari, Paolo Ciampolini
      Pages 383-394
    4. M. Sajeewani Karunarathne, Nhan Dang Nguyen, Medhani P. Menikidiwela, Pubudu N. Pathirana
      Pages 395-406
    5. Ying Su, Rajib Rana, Frank Whittaker, Jeffrey Soar
      Pages 407-414
  14. Social, Privacy, and Security Issues

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 415-415

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2016, held in Wuhan, China, in May 2016.
The 39 regular papers, 5 short papers and 1 poster paper included in this volume were carefully reviewed and selected from 83 submissions. They were organized in topical sections named: smart homes, smart urban spaces and new assistive living space concepts in the smart city; e-health for future smart cities; context awareness and autonomous computing; home networks and residential gateways; middleware support for smart homes and health telematic services; e-health and chronic disease management; e-health technology assessment and impact analysis; tele-assistance and tele-rehabilitation; modeling of physical and conceptual information in intelligent environments; medical big data collection, processing and analysis; human machine interfaces; wearable sensors and continuous health monitoring; social, privacy and security issues; mobile health services; and smart rehabilitation technologies.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Carl K. Chang
    • 1
  • Lorenzo Chiari
    • 2
  • Yu Cao
    • 3
  • Hai Jin
    • 4
  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 5
  • Hamdi Aloulou
    • 6
  1. 1.Iowa State UniversityAmesUSA
  2. 2.University of BolognaBolognaItaly
  3. 3.The University of MassachusettsLowellUSA
  4. 4.Huazhong Univ. of Science and TechnologyWuhanChina
  5. 5.Institut Mines Télécom Paris/CNRSParisFrance
  6. 6.Institut Mines TélécomParisFrance

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-39600-2
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-39601-9
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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