Special Issue "Ambient Assisted Living (AAL): Sensors, Architectures and Applications"
A special issue of Sensors (ISSN 1424-8220).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (14 March 2014)
Prof. Dr. António Manuel de Jesus Pereira (Website)
1 Computer Science and Communications Research Centre, Superior School of Technology and Management, Leiria Polytechnic Institute, Morro do Lena, Alto do Vieiro, 2401-951 Leiria, Portugal
2 Information and Communications Technologies Unit, INOV INESC Innovation-Delegation Office at Leiria, Morro do Lena, Alto do Vieiro, 2401-951 Leiria, Portugal
Interests: body area networks; wireless sensor networks; quality of service; telehealth; ambient assisted living; next generation networks and services
Dear Colleagues,This Special Issue of the journal Sensors entitled "Ambient Assisted Living (AAL): Sensors, Architectures and Applications" will focus on all aspects of research and development related to this area.
The sensor conception, and architectures to integrate them into ambient assisted living are now a reality, along with the applications desired by institutions, families and governments.
To this end, this Special Issue aims to collect the most recent advances in ambient assisted living. We are inviting the submission of original and unpublished work addressing several research topics of interest, including but not limited to the following issues:
- smart spaces
- smart objects
- home care monitoring systems
- smart clothes
- smart care
- mobile health care systems
- ambient intelligence
- remote health monitoring
Prof. Dr. António Manuel de Jesus Pereira
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