• An acoustic fall detection system using beamforming, source separation and Kinect 

    Li, Yun, 1984- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    In this dissertation, we first review the previous work on acoustic fall detection system based on the contributed paper work. Then we propose a Kinect-based fall detection system which significantly improves the performance ...
  • Fall detection using acoustic features and one class classifiers 

    Mahnot, Abhishek (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    With the increasing of elderly population, there are more and more health problems occurring in everyday activities among this group of people. An investigation shows many elderly people get injures or trigger more serious ...
  • Fall detection using sound sensors 

    Li, Yun, 1984- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2009)
    More than 1/3 of adults aged 65 and older fall each year in the US. The fall causes injures or serious health problems which have the related medical cost of $19 billion. Since many falls are not reported, this may be an ...