A Multiple Data Stream Management Framework for Ambient Assisted Living Emulation

Conference paper
Part of the Smart Innovation, Systems and Technologies book series (SIST, volume 55)


The development of Ambient Assisted Living systems would be facilitated if there was a development environment that allowed to simulate in a computer the physical environment, its inhabitants, as well as the Ambient Assisted Living system. This requires, on the one hand, an infrastructure for simulating the physical environment and, on the other hand, an infrastructure for emulating the Ambient Assisted Living devices. Both can be interconnected through data streams that allow emulated devices to behave as if they were connected to the real world, since they get similar sensor input. This paper introduces advances on a simulation framework for ambient intelligence so that it becomes capable of producing such data streams.


Ambient intelligence AAL emulation AAL development 



We acknowledge support from the project “SOCIAL AMBIENT ASSISTING LIVING - METHODS (SociAAL)”, project “Collaborative Ambient Assisted Living Design (ColoSAAL)”, and mobility grant grant EEBB-I-15-10097, supported by Spanish Ministry for Economy and Competitiveness, with grant TIN2011-28335-C02-01 and TIN2014-57028-R respectively; and MOSI-AGIL-CM (S2013/ICE-3019) co-funded by Madrid Government, EU Structural Funds FSE, and FEDER. We mobility from the ministry for a short stay in TU Delft.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Facultad de Informática, Departamento de Ingeniería del Software e Inteligencia ArtificialUniversidad Complutense de MadridMadridSpain

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