Ambient Assistive Health and Wellness Management in the Heart of the City

7th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2009, Tours, France, July 1-3, 2009. Proceedings

  • Mounir Mokhtari
  • Ismail Khalil
  • Jérémy Bauchet
  • Daqing Zhang
  • Chris Nugent
Conference proceedings ICOST 2009

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 5597)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Cognitive Assistance and Chronic Diseases Management

    1. Laura Cunningham, Chris Nugent, George Moore, Dewar Finlay, David Craig
      Pages 1-8
    2. Jihad M. ALJa’am, Samir ElSeoud, Arthur Edwards, M. Garcia Ruiz, Ali Jaoua
      Pages 9-16
    3. Andrée-Anne Boisvert, Luc Paquette, Hélène Pigot, Sylvain Giroux
      Pages 17-24
    4. Nicola Armstrong, Chris Nugent, George Moore, Dewar Finlay
      Pages 25-31
  3. Ambient Living Systems

    1. Mark Weitzel, Andy Smith, Duckki Lee, Scott de Deugd, Sumi Helal
      Pages 40-47
    2. Jeffrey Soar, Anne Livingstone, Szu-Yao Wang
      Pages 48-56
    3. Robert Savage, Yongjie Yon, Michael Campo, Ashleigh Wilson, Ravin Kahlon, Andrew Sixsmith
      Pages 57-65
  4. Service Continuity and Context Awareness

    1. Benţa Kuderna-Iulian, Cremene Marcel, Todica Valeriu
      Pages 74-81
    2. César Benavente-Peces, María Puente, Alfonso Domínguez-García, Manuel Lugilde-Rodríguez, Enrique de la Serna, David Miguel et al.
      Pages 82-89
    3. Alessia Salmeri, Carlo Alberto Licciardi, Luca Lamorte, Massimo Valla, Roberta Giannantonio, Marco Sgroi
      Pages 90-97
  5. User Modeling and Human-Machine Interaction

    1. Frédéric Leishman, Odile Horn, Guy Bourhis
      Pages 98-107
    2. Yannick Fouquet, Nicolas Vuillerme, Jacques Demongeot
      Pages 108-116
    3. Katsunori Oyama, Jeyoun Dong, Kai-Shin Lu, Hsin-yi Jiang, Hua Ming, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 125-132
  6. Ambient Intelligence Modeling and Privacy Issues

    1. Hongbo Ni, Xingshe Zhou, Daqing Zhang, Kejian Miao, Yaqi Fu
      Pages 141-149
    2. Takekazu Kato, Hyun Sang Cho, Dongwook Lee, Tetsuo Toyomura, Tatsuya Yamazaki
      Pages 150-157
    3. Ryan Babbitt, Hen-I Yang, Johnny Wong, Carl Chang
      Pages 166-173
    4. Zakaria Maamar, Qusay Mahmoud, Nabil Sahli, Khouloud Boukadi
      Pages 174-181
  7. Human Behavior and Activities Monitoring

    1. Jit Biswas, Maniyeri Jayachandran, Louis Shue, Kavitha Gopalakrishnan, Philip Yap
      Pages 190-200
    2. Ya-Wen Jong, Chun-Feng Liao, Li-Chen Fu, Ching-Yao Wang
      Pages 201-208
    3. Xinguo Yu, Xiao Wang, Panachit Kittipanya-Ngam, How Lung Eng, Loong-Fah Cheong
      Pages 209-216
    4. Minho Kim, Jaewon Jang, Sa-kwang Song, Ho-Youl Jung, Seon-Hee Park, Soo-Jun Park
      Pages 217-224
  8. Short Papers

    1. Hamdi Aloulou, Mohamed Ali Feki, Clifton Phua, Jit Biswas
      Pages 225-228
    2. William Burns, Chris Nugent, Paul McCullagh, Huiru Zheng, Norman Black, Peter Wright et al.
      Pages 229-232
    3. Andrew Sixsmith, Sonja Meuller, Felicitas Lull, Michael Klein, Ilse Bierhoff, Sarah Delaney et al.
      Pages 233-236
    4. Hideyuki Takahashi, Satoru Izumi, Takuo Suganuma, Tetsuo Kinoshita, Norio Shiratori
      Pages 237-240
    5. Dimosthenis Georgiadis, Panagiotis Germanakos, Panayiotis Andreou, George Samaras
      Pages 245-248
    6. Tae-Hoon Lee, Hyeong-Joon Kwon, Dong-Ju Kim, Kwang-Seok Hong
      Pages 249-252
    7. Imad Mougharbel, Nada Miskawi, Adelle Abdallah
      Pages 253-256
    8. Pedro Antonio Moreno, Ma. Elena Hernando, Antoine de Poorter, Ruth Pallares, Enrique J. Gómez
      Pages 257-260
    9. Pablo Cabezas, Raúl Barrena, Jon Legarda, Diego López de Ipiña
      Pages 261-264
    10. José M. Reyes Álamo, Johnny Wong, Ryan Babbitt, Hen-I Yang, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 265-268
    11. Saïd Lankri, Pascal Berruet, Jean-Luc Philippe
      Pages 269-273
    12. Selo Sulistyo, Andreas Prinz
      Pages 274-277
    13. Unai Díaz, Iker Laskibar, Saurin Badiyani, Hardik Raja, Cristina Buiza, Vinesh Raja
      Pages 282-285
    14. Michael P. Poland, Daniel Gueldenring, Chris Nugent, Hui Wang, Liming Chen
      Pages 294-298
    15. John O‘Donoghue, John Herbert, Philip O‘Reilly, David Sammon
      Pages 299-302
    16. Françoise André, Maria-Teresa Segarra, Mohamed Zouari
      Pages 303-306
  9. Back Matter

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 7th International Conference On Smart Homes and and Health Telematics, ICOST 2009, held in Tours, France, in July 2009.

The 27 revised full papers and 20 short papers presented were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on cognitive assistance and chronic diseases management; ambient living systems; service continuity and context awareness; user modeling and human-machine interaction; ambient intelligence modeling and privacy issues, human behavior and activities monitoring.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 1
  • Ismail Khalil
    • 2
  • Jérémy Bauchet
    • 1
  • Daqing Zhang
    • 3
  • Chris Nugent
    • 4
  1. 1.Institut TELECOM/TELECOM SudParis, Handicom Lab.Evry CedexFrance
  2. 2.Institute of TelecooperationJohannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  3. 3.Telecommunication Network and Services Department, HANDICOM Lab.Institut TELECOM & Management SudParisEvry CedexFrance
  4. 4.School of Computing and MathematicsUniversity of Ulster at JordanstownCo. AntrimUK

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2009
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-02867-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-02868-7
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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