Smart Home: Recognition of activities of elderly for 24/7; Coverage issues


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International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems

Professor Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhyay

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VOLUME 7 , ISSUE 5 (December 2014) > List of articles

Special issue ICST 2014

Smart Home: Recognition of activities of elderly for 24/7; Coverage issues

Anindya Nag / Subhas Chandra Mukhopadhya

Keywords : Wireless Sensor network, Smart Home, Elderly people

Citation Information : International Journal on Smart Sensing and Intelligent Systems. Volume 7, Issue 5, Pages 1-10, DOI:

License : (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0)

Published Online: 15-February-2020



A smart home has been designed and developed to monitor elderly people who lives alone and needs assistance to perform their daily living activities. The system monitors different activities of the elderly and determine the wellness of the person. It is a challenge to recognize different activities of the elderly over 24 hours for the seven days a week. The coverage issues in terms of monitoring the elderly are discussed in the paper.

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