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Issue No. 02 - April-June (2008 vol. 7)
ISSN: 1536-1268
pp: 22-31
Oliver Amft , ETH Zurich
Paul Lukowicz , University of Passau
David Bannach , University of Passau
ABSTRACT
The Context Recognition Network (CRN) Toolbox permits fast implementation of activity and context recognition systems. Using parameterizable and reusable software components, it provides a broad set of online algorithms for multimodal sensor input, signal processing, and pattern recognition. The CRN Toolbox also features mechanisms for distributed processing and support for mobile and wearable devices. Three case studies demonstrate its versatility. In these case studies, the CRN Toolbox supports information flow in hospitals, monitors walking habits to help prevent cardiovascular diseases, and recognizes hand gestures in a car-parking game. This article is part of a special issue on activity-based computing.
INDEX TERMS
rapid prototyping, activity recognition, context recognition, CRN Toolbox, wearable devices, mobile devices, distributed processing, pattern recognition, gesture recognition
CITATION
Oliver Amft, Paul Lukowicz, David Bannach, "Rapid Prototyping of Activity Recognition Applications", IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 7, no. , pp. 22-31, April-June 2008, doi:10.1109/MPRV.2008.36
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