Configurable ZigBee-based control system for people with multiple disabilities in smart homes

@article{Aburukba2016ConfigurableZC,
  title={Configurable ZigBee-based control system for people with multiple disabilities in smart homes},
  author={Raafat O. Aburukba and Abdul-Rahman Al-Ali and Nourhan H. Kandil and Diala AbuDamis},
  journal={2016 International Conference on Industrial Informatics and Computer Systems (CIICS)},
  year={2016},
  pages={1-5}
}
Nowadays, home appliances manufacturers are increasingly relying on wireless sensor network and single chip embedded technologies to build smart environment. Many existing systems are already in the market, however, they were designed without envisioning the need of residents with special needs. This work presents a framework that enables the integration and control of devices within a smart home environment for residents with disabilities. The framework supports the integration of multiple… 

Figures from this paper

Design and Development of Smart Home Security System for Disabled and Elderly People
This paper discusses an ongoing project that serves the needs of people with disabilities and the elderly at home. It uses the WiFi technology to establish communication between a user’s Smartphone
Home Automation System for People with Visual and Motor Disabilities in Colombia
TLDR
A home automation system based on a Smartphone with touch to speech feedback to solving problems of accessibility and comfort inside homes for people with visual disabilities and people with motor disabilities is presented.
A Consumer-Based Smart Home with Indoor Air Quality Monitoring System
ABSTRACT Nowadays, home automation has become a popular trend and the demand for smart homes is rising with consumers being increasingly aware of the new technologies developed in the field of
Research of home environment surveillance system based on wireless sensor network
TLDR
The final results show that this cost-effective home monitoring system based on Wireless Sensor Network can reflect the indoor air quality to a great extent, thus it is of great progress in making people changing their living mode and sustaining a better life.
MoSIoT: Modeling and Simulating IoT Healthcare-Monitoring Systems for People with Disabilities
TLDR
This work introduces a new approach, called Modeling Scenarios of Internet of Things (MoSIoT), which allows healthcare experts to model and simulate IoT HMS scenarios defined for different disabilities and diseases, and presents an implementation based on an enterprise cloud architecture that provides the simulation data to a commercial IoT hub, such as Azure IoT Central.
Smart Internet of Things (IoT) Applications
  • R. Verma
  • Business
    Handbook of Research on Implementation and Deployment of IoT Projects in Smart Cities
  • 2019
The internet of things (IoT) is the new buzzword in technological corridors with most technology companies announcing a smart device of sorts that runs on internet of things (IoT). Cities around the
A Home Attendant Cost Effective Living System for People with Disabled and Homeless Elderly
Most of your actual great living house video displaying and preserve watch over theory’s do not serve positive indigent customers to address their dwelling housedomestic gadget. A cellular sensor
Voice Control of Fetch Robot Using Amazon Alexa
TLDR
It is demonstrated that the robot, Fetch, could be controlled by voice commands through an Amazon Alexa and was able to move in a desired direction as well as track and follow a target object.
Cooperative control system of multiple robots using visual location
  • Zheng Jiang, Shiming Chen
  • Computer Science
    2017 Eighth International Conference on Intelligent Control and Information Processing (ICICIP)
  • 2017
TLDR
The experimental results show that the multi-smart car cooperative control platform can meet the requirements of multi- Smart Car cooperative control and formation control, and can provide a practical platform for multiple robots collaborative control algorithm research.
Construction and analysis of multi-path propagation model for indoor short range Ultra-wideband signal based on time domain ray tracing method
TLDR
The time domain multipath propagation characteristics of direct, reflection, diffraction and transmission were introduced, which provided a more accurate basis for the design of indoor short distance Ultra-wideband (UWB) communication model.
...
1
2
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 12 REFERENCES
InfoPods: Zigbee-based remote information monitoring devices for smart-homes
TLDR
An open-architecture and an implementation of such a system called the IPnfopods System, based on a Zigbee-based controller, that allows multiple family members to simultaneously monitor their home appliances as well as external Internet resources using cheap, stand-alone hand-held mobile wireless devices.
Independent Living for Persons with Disabilities and Elderly People Using Smart Home Technology
TLDR
A snapshot on the state of the art in the smart home technology for elders and disabilities people is given and a new Elders/Disabilities Wireless Smart Home for assistive independent living (E/D-WSH) is proposed with its approximate cost compared with the Indian home automation market.
Personalization in Smart Homes for Disabled People
TLDR
The adopted approach to personalize a smart home to people with special needs is details and how SMF support and manage multiple-users is shown.
A review of wireless communications for smart grid
Smart grid is envisioned to meet the 21st century energy requirements in a sophisticated manner with real time approach by integrating the latest digital communications and advanced control
Toward real time detection of the basic living activity in home using a wearable sensor and smart home sensors
As the elderly people living alone are enormously increasing recently, we need the system inferring activities of daily living (ADL) for maintaining healthy life and recognizing emergency. The system
Communication network requirements for major smart grid applications in HAN, NAN and WAN
TLDR
This paper compiles information about different communication network requirements for different smart grid applications, ranging from those used in a Home Area Network, Neighborhood Area Network and Wide-Area Network, to serve as a comprehensive database of technology requirements and best practices for use by communication engineers when designing a smart grid network.
Raspberry Pi for Commercial Applications
The objective of this paper is to create a low cost commercial off the shelf data analyzer for improving automotive safety and design a user interface infotainment system by using Raspberry Pi.  In
A Taxonomy-based Approach to Design of Large-scale Sensor Networks
TLDR
The potential advantage of networked sensing over the conventional approach, can be summarized as greater coverage, accuracy and reliability at a possibly lower cost.
Designing an Assistive Dialog Agent for a Case of Spinal Cord Injury
TLDR
It was demonstrated that the scenario-based dialog agent requirements model and the dialog agent PAC model can help to elicit requirements from a service orientedand human-computer interaction point of view, especially useful for the case of special needs.
Designing Last Mile Communications Infrastructures for Intelligent Utility Networks (Smart Grids)
  • Designing Last Mile Communications Infrastructures for Intelligent Utility Networks (Smart Grids)
  • 2010
...
1
2
...