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

    Li, Yun, 1984- (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2013)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] In this dissertation, we first review the previous work on acoustic fall detection system based on the contributed paper work. Then we propose a ...
  • Computational algorithms for predictive health assessments 

    Hajihashemi, Zahra (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2015)
    Rapid aging of the population in the US requires increased attention from health care providers and from the entire society as a whole. While the elderly population (aged over 65) will increase by 8% until 2050 in the ...
  • 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)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] 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 ...
  • Human fall detection using a circular audio sensor array 

    Zeng, Zhiling, 1985- (University of Missouri-Columbia, 2010)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] According to the U.S. Census Bureau estimate (March 2010), there were 38.9 million people 65 years and older in the United States in 2008. In 2005, ...