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Smart Homes and Health Telematics

12th International Conference, ICOST 2014, Denver, CO, USA, June 25-27, 2014, Revised Papers

  • Cathy Bodine
  • Sumi Helal
  • Tao Gu
  • Mounir Mokhtari
Conference proceedings ICOST 2014

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 8456)

Also part of the Information Systems and Applications, incl. Internet/Web, and HCI book sub series (LNISA, volume 8456)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXII
  2. Design and Usability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. W. J. W. Keijzer-Broers, G. A. de Reuver, N. A. Guldemond
      Pages 3-12
    3. Kyle Boyd, Chris Nugent, Mark Donnelly, Roy Sterritt, Raymond Bond, Lorraine Lavery-Bowen
      Pages 21-28
    4. Drew Williams, Mong-Te Wang, Chih-Hung Chang, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, William Chu
      Pages 29-38
  3. Assistive and Sentient Environments

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Drew Williams, Mong-Te Wang, Chih-Hung Chang, Sheikh Iqbal Ahamed, William Chu
      Pages 49-58
    3. Jacques Demongeot, Olivier Hansen, Ali Hamie, Hana Hazgui, Gilles Virone, Nicolas Vuillerme
      Pages 59-70
    4. Nirmalya Roy, Brooks Reed Kindle
      Pages 71-79
  4. Cognitive Technology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 81-81
    2. Jing Wang, Harshal Mahajan, Pamela Toto, Ashlee McKeon, Michael McCue, Dan Ding
      Pages 83-92
    3. Mark Beattie, Josef Hallberg, Chris Nugent, Kare Synnes, Ian Cleland, Sungyoung Lee
      Pages 93-102
    4. Mounir Mokhtari, Romain Endelin, Hamdi Aloulou, Thibaut Tiberghien
      Pages 103-109
    5. Kristina M. Martinez, Karen M. Mann, Christina Dillahunt-Aspillaga, Jan M. Jasiewicz, Deborah Rugs, Yorick Wilks et al.
      Pages 110-118
  5. Activity Recognition

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 119-119
    2. Kevin Bouchard, Bruno Bouchard, Abdenour Bouzouane
      Pages 121-128

About these proceedings


This book constitutes the thoroughly refereed post-conference proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Smart Homes and Health Telematics, ICOST 2014, held in Denver, CO, USA in June 2014.

The 21 revised full papers presented together with three keynote papers and 9 short papers were carefully reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on Design and Usability, assistive and sentient environments, cognitive technology, activity recognition, context and situation awareness, Health IT, and short contributions.


Agile Development Ambient Assisted Living Brain Computer Interface Cloud Computing Computer-mediated Communication Context-awareness Dementia Elderly People Human Computer Interfaces Interoperability Middleware Ontologies RFID Tracking Reinforcement Learning Semantic Web Smartphone Social Media Software as a service User-centered design Web 2.0

Editors and affiliations

  • Cathy Bodine
    • 1
  • Sumi Helal
    • 2
  • Tao Gu
    • 3
  • Mounir Mokhtari
    • 4
  1. 1.University of ColoradoDenverUSA
  2. 2.University of FloridaGainesvilleUSA
  3. 3.RMIT UniversityMelbourneAustralia
  4. 4.Institut Mines Telecom/CNRS IPAL (UMI 2955)SingaporeSingapore

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