OutCare : supporting dementia patients in outdoor scenarios.

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dc.contributor.author Wan, Jie
dc.contributor.author Byrne, Caroline
dc.contributor.author O'Hare, G. M. P. (Greg M. P.)
dc.contributor.author O'Grady, Michael J.
dc.date.accessioned 2010-11-24T16:24:45Z
dc.date.available 2010-11-24T16:24:45Z
dc.date.copyright 2010, Springer en
dc.date.issued 2010-09
dc.identifier.isbn 978-3-642-15383-9
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/2584
dc.description Paper presented at the 14th International Conference on Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems, Cardiff, Wales, 8-10 September 2010 en
dc.description.abstract Ambient Intelligence (AmI) is a profound vision of computing power that is invisibly embedded into the fabric of everyday life. It is accessible through intelligent interfaces which are so natural that they can be used unconsciously. The increasing maturity, performance and miniaturization of processors, networking technologies and wireless sensor networks enable a move towards pervasive computing, ubiquitous connectivity and adaptive software. The Intelligent Agent paradigm has proven itself to be a promising branch of Artificial Intelligence (AI), complementing the pervasive trend of network engineering. One of the possible usages of AmI is Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) which attempts to utilize appropriate technologies to support citizens in living in their preferred environment independently, for a longer period of time than may otherwise be the case. This paper proposes an AAL solution for Alzheimer’s patients based on the intelligent agent platform, exploring the practical delivery of intelligent environments that are sensitive and responsive to the patients, supporting them in performing daily activities and tasks in a natural, unobtrusive way. en
dc.description.sponsorship Science Foundation Ireland en
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dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Springer en
dc.relation.ispartof Setchi, R. et al. (eds.). Knowledge-Based and Intelligent Information & Engineering Systems : 14th International Conference, KES 2010, Cardiff, UK, September 2010 : Proceedings. Part IV en
dc.relation.requires CLARITY Research Collection en
dc.rights The final publication is available at springerlink.com
dc.subject Ubiquitous computing en
dc.subject Ambient assisted living en
dc.subject Intelligent agents en
dc.subject Pervasive health en
dc.subject.lcsh Ubiquitous computing en
dc.subject.lcsh Ambient intelligence en
dc.subject.lcsh Alzheimer's disease--Treatment--Technological innovations en
dc.subject.lcsh Technology and older people en
dc.subject.lcsh Intelligent agents (Computer software) en
dc.subject.mesh Alzheimer Disease--therapy en
dc.subject.mesh Alzheimer Disease--rehabilitation en
dc.title OutCare : supporting dementia patients in outdoor scenarios. en
dc.type Conference Publication en
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dc.internal.webversions http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-15384-6_39 en
dc.status Peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.doi 10.1007/978-3-642-15384-6_39
dc.neeo.contributor Wan|Jie|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor Byrne|Caroline|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Hare|G. M. P. (Greg M. P.)|aut| en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Grady|Michael J.|aut| en
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