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fASSERT: A Fuzzy Assistive System for Children with Autism Using Internet of Things

  • Anjum Ismail Sumi
  • Most. Fatematuz Zohora
  • Maliha Mahjabeen
  • Tasnova Jahan Faria
  • Mufti Mahmud
  • M. Shamim Kaiser
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 11309)

Abstract

This work presents an assistive system for child with autism spectrum disorder (C-ASD). The main objective of this system is to reduce dependency on the caregiver and parent and thereby assisting them to make independent. Fuzzy logic based expert system is designed for the assisting system which will help in intervention strategies. The system collects data from four different sensors, such as GPS, heart beat, accelerometer and sound, and generates required notification for the parent, caregiver and C-ASD. The wearables-specifically smart watches- can be used to implement such system. A case study shows the proposed expert system is able to help the C-ASD to restore dysfunction.

Keywords

Fuzzy set Knowledge base Wearable devices Caregiver Brain disorder 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anjum Ismail Sumi
    • 1
  • Most. Fatematuz Zohora
    • 1
  • Maliha Mahjabeen
    • 1
  • Tasnova Jahan Faria
    • 1
  • Mufti Mahmud
    • 2
  • M. Shamim Kaiser
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Information TechnologyJahangirnagar UniversitySavar, DhakaBangladesh
  2. 2.Computing and Technology, School of Science and TechnologyNottingham Trent UniversityNottinghamUK

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