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Human activity recognition based on Evolving Fuzzy Systems.

Research paper by Jose Antonio JA Iglesias, Plamen P Angelov, Agapito A Ledezma, Araceli A Sanchis

Indexed on: 15 Oct '10Published on: 15 Oct '10Published in: International journal of neural systems



Abstract

Environments equipped with intelligent sensors can be of much help if they can recognize the actions or activities of their users. If this activity recognition is done automatically, it can be very useful for different tasks such as future action prediction, remote health monitoring, or interventions. Although there are several approaches for recognizing activities, most of them do not consider the changes in how a human performs a specific activity. We present an automated approach to recognize daily activities from the sensor readings of an intelligent home environment. However, as the way to perform an activity is usually not fixed but it changes and evolves, we propose an activity recognition method based on Evolving Fuzzy Systems.