KNOWME: An Energy-Efficient Multimodal Body Area Network for Physical Activity Monitoring

@article{Thatte2012KNOWMEAE,
  title={KNOWME: An Energy-Efficient Multimodal Body Area Network for Physical Activity Monitoring},
  author={Gautam Thatte and Ming Li and Sangwon Lee and B. Adar Emken and Shrikanth Narayanan and Urbashi Mitra and Donna Spruijt-Metz and Murali Annavaram},
  journal={ACM Trans. Embedded Comput. Syst.},
  year={2012},
  volume={11},
  pages={48:1-48:24}
}
The use of biometric sensors for monitoring an individual’s health and related behaviors, continuously and in real time, promises to revolutionize healthcare in the near future. In an effort to better understand the complex interplay between one’s medical condition and social, environmental, and metabolic parameters, this article presents the KNOWME platform, a complete, end-to-end, body area sensing system that integrates off-the-shelf biometric sensors with a Nokia N95 mobile phone to… CONTINUE READING