Ambient Assistive Living

Ambient Assisted Living – Smart Home

Assistive homes and environments are categories of intelligent homes and environments that represent certain approach to solving problems of independent living.

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All important devices and appliances are interconnected and it is possible to use integrated control via accessible user interface. These environments allow compensation of certain handicaps of home inhabitants and thus enhance their independence. They make everyday activities easier and lower dependence on other persons.

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Suggested topics: design of suitable arrangement of sensors and actuators for home appliances, considering possible health problems or handicaps of the inhabitants; possibilities of measurement and evaluation of physiological parameters in home environment; fall detection and identification of other potentially dangerous situations; identification and distinguishing more persons in the given space; utilization of different types of user interfaces for control of home appliances (mobile phone, TV set, PC, etc.).

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