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A Home Healthcare System in the Cloud--Addressing Security and Privacy Challenges
Found in: Cloud Computing, IEEE International Conference on
By Mina Deng,Milan Petkovic,Marco Nalin,Ilaria Baroni
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 549-556
Cloud computing is an emerging technology that is expected to support Internet scale critical applications which could be essential to the healthcare sector. Its scalability, resilience, adaptability, connectivity, cost reduction, and high performance feat...
Beyond Health Tracking: A Personal Health and Lifestyle Platform
Found in: IEEE Internet Computing
By Florian Daniel, Fabio Casati, Patricia Silveira, Monica Verga, Marco Nalin
Issue Date:July 2011
pp. 14-22
<p>A personal health and lifestyle platform helps individuals maintain a personal health and lifestyle record and obtain personalized, lifestyle-related advice to improve their health by changing their daily habits. The platform leverages the data st...
Robotic companion for diabetic children: emotional and educational support to diabetic children, through an interactive robot
Found in: Proceedings of the 11th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '12)
By Alberto Sanna, Clara Pozzi, Ilaria Baroni, Marco Nalin
Issue Date:June 2012
pp. 260-263
This work describes the requirements that a robotic companion should have in order to properly provide support to diabetic children, in a hospital department. The paper will briefly introduce all the different needs that a diabetic child might have, and th...
Child-robot interaction in the wild: advice to the aspiring experimenter
Found in: Proceedings of the 13th international conference on multimodal interfaces (ICMI '11)
By Alessio Giusti, Clara Pozzi, Marco Nalin, Paul Baxter, Rachel Wood, Raquel Ros, Rosemarijn Looije, Tony Belpaeme, Yannis Demiris
Issue Date:November 2011
pp. 335-342
We present insights gleaned from a series of child-robot interaction experiments carried out in a hospital paediatric department. Our aim here is to share good practice in experimental design and lessons learned about the implementation of systems for soci...
Trustworthy middleware services in the cloud
Found in: Proceedings of the third international workshop on Cloud data management (CloudDB '11)
By Alberto Sanna, Andrew Martin, Ilaria Baroni, Imad M. Abbadi, Marco Nalin, Milan Petkovic, Mina Deng
Issue Date:October 2011
pp. 33-40
Establishing trust in systems is a difficult problem to tackle. In the Cloud, establishing trust is even more complicated considering its dynamic nature and distributed resources. One of the Cloud's potential feature is providing transparent management of ...
The huggable: a platform for research in robotic companions for pediatric care
Found in: Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Interaction Design and Children (IDC '09)
By Alberto Sanna, Angelica Morandi, Cynthia Breazeal, Jun Ki Lee, Marco Nalin, Walter Dan Stiehl
Issue Date:June 2009
pp. 1-1
Robotic companions offer a unique combination of embodiment and computation which open many new interesting opportunities in the field of pediatric care. As these new technologies are developed, we must consider the central research questions of how such s...