Ambient Assisted Living

9. AAL-Kongress, Frankfurt/M, Germany, April 20 - 21, 2016

  • Reiner Wichert
  • Beate Mand

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

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Technical Assistance for Urban Areas

  3. Technology for Smart Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 41-41
    2. Andreas Braun, Silvia Rus, Martin Majewski
      Pages 43-53
    3. Ralf Eckert, Sebastian Müller, Sebastian Glende, Alexander Gerka, Andreas Hein, Ralph Welge
      Pages 55-72
    4. Florian Kirchbuchner, Biying Fu, Andreas Braun, Julian von Wilmsdorff
      Pages 73-84
    5. Sandra Hellmers, Sebastian Fudickar, Clemens Büse, Lena Dasenbrock, Andrea Heinks, Jürgen M. Bauer et al.
      Pages 85-100
  4. Technology to Support Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 101-101
    2. S. Fudickar, J. Flessner, N. Volkening, E.-E. Steen, M. Isken, A. Hein
      Pages 103-118
    3. Julia Richter, Christian Wiede, André Apitzsch, Nico Nitzsche, Christiane Lösch, Martin Weigert et al.
      Pages 119-132
    4. Dženan Džafić, Pierre Schoonbrood, Dominik Franke, Stefan Kowalewski
      Pages 133-150
  5. Technical Research for Reside and Living

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 151-151
    2. Karen Insa Wolf, Stefan Goetze, Frank Wallhoff
      Pages 163-172
    3. Raoul Hoffmann, Axel Steinhage, Christl Lauterbach
      Pages 173-179
    4. Helmi Ben Hmida, Andreas Braun
      Pages 181-196
    5. Michael Brach, Armin Bremer, Andreas Kretschmer, Janina Laurila-Dürsch, Sebastian Naumann, Christoph Reiß
      Pages 197-213

About this book


In this book, leading authors in the field discuss the habitats of tomorrow. These habitats will be connected through autonomous and assistive systems, turning habitats into health resorts. This book discusses how assistance technologies enable a smooth transition from comfortable health support to medical or nursing care.

The contributions have been chosen and invited at the 9th AAL congress, Frankfurt. 


9th AAL Congress Assistive Systems Health Economy Health Workforce Healthcare Marketplace Individuals with Special Needs Medical Care

Editors and affiliations

  • Reiner Wichert
    • 1
  • Beate Mand
    • 2
  1. 1.AHS Assisted Home Solutions GmbH WeiterstadtGermany
  2. 2.Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektron InfoVerband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektron InfoFrankfurt am MainGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Engineering Engineering (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-52321-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-52322-4
  • Series Print ISSN 2191-6853
  • Series Online ISSN 2191-6861
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