Validating Physiological Stress Detection Model Using Cortisol as Stress Bio Marker

  title={Validating Physiological Stress Detection Model Using Cortisol as Stress Bio Marker},
  author={Rajdeep Kumar Nath and Himanshu Thapliyal and Allison Caban-Holt},
  journal={2020 IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics (ICCE)},
In this work, we have presented the validation of a stress detection model using cortisol as the stress biomarker. The proposed model uses two physiological signals: Galvanic Skin Response (GSR) and Photoplethysmograph (PPG) to classify stress into two levels. GSR and PPG signals were collected from a total of 13 participants along with saliva samples taken at time points throughout the duration of the experiment. We have used 10 out of the 13 participants to train our model. Data from the… 

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