This paper reviews current approaches, challenges, objectives, architecture and trends in the perception, one of the most important systems in autonomous ground vehicles AGV. Several implementations reported in the literature in the past five years are reviewed to see the evolution and to determine the main areas for future research.
Medication reminder solutions have become a matter of concern in health-care research, as advancements in treatments and medication may be offset by patients' low compliance to medication schedule. In this context, an efficient reminder system should empower patients to accurately follow the prescribed medication program. In order to achieve this, we… (More)
The constant increase of life expectancy in the last decades is constantly prompting for new and better solutions to support the overstressed medical system. Solutions for tele monitoring of elder patients in their own homes are seen as one of the key solutions in reducing the financial and human resources demand on a medical system that needs to address a… (More)
The paper presents a workshop and a contest organized for 25 high school students at the " Politehnica " University of Bucharest in early 2010. These activities were coordinated by both University professors and high school teachers and their objectives include introducing students to robotics and also creating a bridge between engineering university and… (More)