Toward Useful Services for Elderly and People with Disabilities

9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2011, Montreal, Canada, June 20-22, 2011. Proceedings

  • Bessam Abdulrazak
  • Sylvain Giroux
  • Bruno Bouchard
  • Hélène Pigot
  • Mounir Mokhtari
Conference proceedings ICOST 2011

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6719)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Smart Home and Village

    1. Aitor Almeida, Pablo Orduña, Eduardo Castillejo, Diego López-de-Ipiña, Marcos Sacristan
      Pages 1-8
    2. Barnan Das, Chao Chen, Adriana M. Seelye, Diane J. Cook
      Pages 9-16
    3. Parisa Rashidi, Diane J. Cook
      Pages 17-24
    4. Ahmad Jalal, Md. Zia Uddin, Jeong Tai Kim, Tae-Seong Kim
      Pages 25-32
    5. Belkacem Chikhaoui, Shengrui Wang, Hélène Pigot
      Pages 33-40
    6. Mark Donnelly, Tommaso Magherini, Chris Nugent, Federico Cruciani, Cristiano Paggetti
      Pages 41-48
    7. Ehsan Nazerfard, Parisa Rashidi, Diane J. Cook
      Pages 49-56
  3. Health Telematics and Healthcare Technology

    1. Chika Oshima, Naoki Itou, Kazushi Nishimoto, Naohito Hosoi, Kiyoshi Yasuda, Koichi Nakayama
      Pages 65-71
    2. Yu Chun Yen, Jiun-Yi Li, Ching Hu Lu, Tsung Han Yang, Li Chen Fu
      Pages 72-79
    3. Shumei Zhang, Paul McCullagh, Chris Nugent, Huiru Zheng, Norman Black
      Pages 80-87
    4. Shahram Nourizadeh, Ye-Qiong Song, Jean-Pear Thomesse
      Pages 96-103
    5. Lin Sun, Daqing Zhang, Nan Li
      Pages 104-111
  4. Wellbeing, Ageing Friendly and Enabling Technology

    1. Mike Van Tassel, Julie Bouchard, Bruno Bouchard, Abdenour Bouzouane
      Pages 112-120
    2. Caroline Rougier, Edouard Auvinet, Jacqueline Rousseau, Max Mignotte, Jean Meunier
      Pages 121-128
    3. Sung Jun Kim, Bharat Dave
      Pages 129-136
    4. Hélène Imbeault, Hélène Pigot, Nathalie Bier, Lise Gagnon, Nicolas Marcotte, Sylvain Giroux et al.
      Pages 137-144
    5. Cécile Bothorel, Christophe Lohr, André Thépaut, Fabrice Bonnaud, Gilbert Cabasse
      Pages 145-152
    6. Chris Nugent, Sonja O’Neill, Mark Donnelly, Guido Parente, Mark Beattie, Sally McClean et al.
      Pages 153-160
    7. Robert Beringer, Andrew Sixsmith, Michael Campo, Julie Brown, Rose McCloskey
      Pages 161-167
  5. Medical Health Telematics and Healthcare Technology

    1. Yi-Shin Chen, Yeh-Liang Hsu, Chia-Che Wu, Yen-Wei Chen, Ju-An Wang
      Pages 176-183
    2. Leo Galway, Shuai Zhang, Chris Nugent, Sally McClean, Dewar Finlay, Bryan Scotney
      Pages 184-191
    3. Sam Solaimani, Harry Bouwman, Nico Baken
      Pages 192-199
  6. Student Papers

    1. Marie Delvigne, Anaïs Santos, Aurélie Tardot, Maxime Devilleger, Adrien Fortin, Thomas Maitre et al.
      Pages 200-204
    2. Zachary Wemlinger, Lawrence Holder
      Pages 205-209
    3. Keo-Sik Kim, Chul-Gyu Song, Jeong-Hwan Seo, Min-Ho Kim, Sang-Hun Ryu
      Pages 210-214
    4. Tao Long, Johnny Wong, Debra Satterfield, Hen-I. Yang, Viren Amin
      Pages 220-224
    5. Rainer Planinc, Martin Kampel, Sebastian Zambanini
      Pages 225-229
    6. Sugam Sharma, Hen-I. Yang, Johnny Wong, Carl K. Chang
      Pages 230-235
  7. Short Papers

    1. Hyun Kim, Young-Ho Suh, Joo-Haeng Lee, Joonmyun Cho, Moohun Lee, Jeongnam Yeom et al.
      Pages 241-245
    2. Marwa Hassan, Imad Mougharbel, Nada Meskawi, Jean-Yves Tigli, Michel Riveill
      Pages 246-250
    3. Fatemeh Nikayin, Danai Skournetou, Mark De Reuver
      Pages 251-255
    4. Thibaut Tiberghien, Mounir Mokhtari, Hamdi Aloulou, Jit Biswas, Jiaqi Zhu, Vwen Yen Lee
      Pages 256-260
    5. Ahmad Wehbi, Manolo Dulva Hina, Atef Zaguia, Amar Ramdane-Cherif, Chakib Tadj
      Pages 261-265
    6. Shahram Nourizadeh, Claude Deroussent
      Pages 271-275
    7. Aung Aung Phyo Wai, Sivasubramaniam Shanthini Devi, Jit Biswas, Sanjib Kumar Panda
      Pages 276-280
    8. Paulo Armando Cavalcante Aguilar, Jerome Boudy, Dan Istrate, Hamid Medjahed, Bernadette Dorizzi, João Cesar Moura Mota et al.
      Pages 281-285
    9. Martin Floeck, Lothar Litz, Thorsten Rodner
      Pages 296-302
    10. Andrei Tolstikov, Clifton Phua, Jit Biswas, Weimin Huang
      Pages 313-318

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2011, held in Montreal, Canada, in June 2011. The 25 revised full papers presented together with  16 short papers and 8 student papers  were carefully reviewed and selected from 94 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on smart home and village; health telematics and healthcare technology; wellbeing, ageing friendly and enabling technology; and medical health telematics and healthcare technology.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Bessam Abdulrazak
    • 1
  • Sylvain Giroux
    • 1
  • Bruno Bouchard
    • 2
  • Hélène Pigot
    • 1
  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 3
  1. 1.Université de SherbrookeSherbrookeCanada
  2. 2.Université de Québec à ChicoutimiChicoutimiCanada
  3. 3.Institute for Infocomm Research (I2R A-Star)Institut TELECOM/TELECOM SudParis, France and CNRS IPAL (UMI 2955), SingaporeSingapore

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag GmbH Berlin Heidelberg 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Computer Science Computer Science (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-21534-6
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-21535-3
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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