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E-textile couch: Towards smart garments integrated furniture

 
: Rus, Silvia; Braun, Andreas; Kuijper, Arjan

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Braun, Andreas (Ed.); Wichert, Reiner (Ed.); Gomez, Antonio Maña (Ed.):
Ambient Intelligence. 13th European Conference, AmI 2017 : Malaga, Spain, April 26-28, 2017, Proceedings
Cham: Springer International Publishing, 2017 (Lecture Notes in Computer Science 10217)
ISBN: 978-3-319-56996-3 (Print)
ISBN: 978-3-319-56997-0 (Online)
ISBN: 3-319-56996-1
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-56997-0
pp.214-224
European Conference on Ambient Intelligence (AmI) <13, 2017, Malaga>
English
Conference Paper
Fraunhofer IGD ()
capacitive sensors; smart home; posture recognition; smart textiles; Guiding Theme: Individual Health; Research Area: Human computer interaction (HCI)

Abstract
Application areas like health-care and smart environments have greatly benefited from embedding sensors into every-day-objects, enabling for example sleep apnea detection. We propose to further integrate parts of sensors into the very own materials of the objects. Thus, in this work we explore integrating smart garments into furniture using a couch as our use-case. Equipped with textile capacitive sensing electrodes, we show that our prototype outperforms existing systems achieving an F-measure of 94.1%. Furthermore, we discuss implications and limitation of the integration process.

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