Real-Time Monitoring of Biomedical Signals to Improve Road Safety

  • José Miguel MoralesEmail author
  • Leandro Luigi Di Stasi
  • Carolina Díaz-Piedra
  • Christian Morillas
  • Samuel Romero
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9094)


Fatigue at the wheel has been strongly related to car accidents. Traditionally, this phenomenon has been studied in laboratory conditions by means of performance testing. Here, we aimed to improve road safety assessing driver fatigue at the wheel in real scenarios. For this purpose, we have built BioTracker®: a flexible non invasive platform. A smartphone and a microcontroller unit are the core of sysetm. In this paper, we describe BioTracker®, and we present some examples of its implementation.


Brain waves Electrocardiogram (ECG) Electroencephalogram (EEG) Fatigue Gaze tracking Road safety Wearable 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • José Miguel Morales
    • 1
    Email author
  • Leandro Luigi Di Stasi
    • 2
  • Carolina Díaz-Piedra
    • 2
  • Christian Morillas
    • 1
  • Samuel Romero
    • 1
  1. 1.Brain Computer Interface Lab, Department of Computer Architecture and TechnologyUniversity of GranadaGranadaSpain
  2. 2.Mind, Brain, and Behavior Research Center (CIMCYC)University of GranadaGranadaSpain

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