A Novel Method for Detecting the Degree of Fatigue Using Mobile Camera

  • Qing Yu
  • Ludi Wang
  • Ying Xing
  • Xiaoguang Zhou
  • Wei Zhou
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 849)


This paper presented a novel method for detecting human fatigue using mobile camera and cloud techniques. Photoplethysmography technique and detrended fluctuation analysis (DFA) method are used to fatigue detection. The experimental results confirm the correctness of the proposed method. The proposed method has realistic significance.


Fatigue Component Detrended fluctuation analysis (DFA) Photoplethysmography technique 



This work is supported by Engineering Research Center of Information Networks, Ministry of Education.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Qing Yu
    • 1
  • Ludi Wang
    • 1
  • Ying Xing
    • 1
  • Xiaoguang Zhou
    • 1
  • Wei Zhou
    • 2
  1. 1.Automation SchoolBeijing University of Posts and TelecommunicationsBeijingChina
  2. 2.Department of NeuroscienceUppsala UniversityUppsalaSweden

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