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  • A double closed loop to enhance the quality of life of Parkinson's disease patients: REMPARK system 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Rovira, Jordi; Ahlrichs, Claas; Castro, Rui; Cevada, Joao (IOS Press, 2014)
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    This paper presents REMPARK system, a novel approach to deal with Parkinson's Disease (PD). REMPARK system comprises two closed loops of actuation onto PD. The first loop consists in a wearable system that, based on a ...
  • A heterogeneous database for movement knowledge extraction in Parkinson's disease 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2013)
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    This paper presents the design and methodology used to create a heterogeneous database for knowledge movement extraction in Parkinson's Disease. This database is being constructed as part of REM- PARK project and is ...
  • A wearable inertial measurement unit for long-term monitoring in the dependency care area 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2013-10-18)
    Article
    Open Access
    Human movement analysis is a field of wide interest since it enables the assessment of a large variety of variables related to quality of life. Human movement can be accurately evaluated through Inertial Measurement Units ...
  • An interval technical indicator for financial time series forecasting 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Sanchez, German; Sanabria, José A.; Agell Jané, Núria (2011)
    Conference report
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    In this work we compare the performance of some standard technical indicators with an interval technical indicator, the moving interval (MI), for time series forecasting. MI has the advantage of taking into account the ...
  • Analyzing human gait and posture by combining feature selection and kernel methods 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio; Pardo Ayala, Diego Esteban; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2011-09)
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    This paper evaluates a set of computational algorithms for the automatic estimation of human postures and gait properties from signals provided by an inertial body sensor. The use of a single sensor device imposes ...
  • AoL: Action Learning: A methodology to capture expertise in adjustment tasks 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Agell Jané, Núria (2012)
    Conference report
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    It is well known that some people can perform a task with greater precision and accuracy than others: they are experts. In the past, experts were interviewed to find out why they have this expertise, but this was not ...
  • Comparative and adaptation of step detection and step length estimators to a lateral belt worn accelerometer 

    Sayeed, Taufique; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2013)
    Conference lecture
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    Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease that predominantly alter patients’ motor performance and compromises the speed, the automaticity and fluidity of natural movements. The patients fluctuate between ...
  • Comparison and adaptation of step length and gait speed estimators from single belt worn accelerometer positioned on lateral side of the body 

    Sayeed, Taufique; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2013)
    Conference lecture
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    Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disease that predominantly alter patients’ motor performance and compromises the speed, the automaticity and fluidity of natural movements. The patients fluctuate between ...
  • Creativity Support System for cake design 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Raya Giner, Cristóbal; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Agell Jané, Núria (2015)
    Conference report
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    In this paper, a new formulation of Creativity is presented in the context of Creativity Support Systems. This formulation is based on the central ideas of the theory of Boden. It redefines some concepts such as appropriateness ...
  • Detección de caídas mediante acelerometría 

    Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan (2013-07-16)
    Review
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    La detección de caídas mediante un sensor basado en microcontrolador y un sensor de aceleración triaxial, se basa en detectar un patrón en la señal medida por el acelerómetro durante una caída
  • Enhancing FoG detection by means of postural context using a waist accelerometer 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2014)
    Conference report
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  • Estudio y desarrollo del sistema LAMDA para aprendizaje automático y toma de decisiones 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2008-06-02)
    Master thesis (pre-Bologna period)
    Open Access
  • FATE: one step towards an automatic aging people fall detection service 

    Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Moreno Aróstegui, Juan Manuel; Pérez López, Carlos; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro; Arnal, Marc (Lodz University of Technology, 2013)
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    FATE is a project funded by the European Union under the program CIP/ICT-PSP with the main objective of organizing a big pilot on the automatic falls detection in aging people living at home. Automatic detection of falls ...
  • Gait identification by using spectrum analysis on state space reconstruction 

    Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu (Springer, 2011)
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    This paper describes a method for identifying a person while walking by means of a triaxial accelerometer attached to the waist. Human gait is considered as a dynamical system whose attractor is reconstructed by time delay ...
  • Gait recognition by using spectrum analysis on state space reconstruction 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Pérez López, Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu (IOS Press, 2011)
    Conference report
    Open Access
    This paper describes a method for identifying a person while walking by means of a triaxial accelerometer attached to the waist. Human gait is considered as a dynamical system whose attractor is reconstructed by time ...
  • Human movement analysis by means of accelerometers : aplication to human gait and motor symptoms of Parkinson's Disease 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2013-10-03)
    Doctoral thesis
  • Identification of sit-to-stand and stand-to-sit transitions using a single inertial sensor 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu (2012)
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    In order to enhance the people’s quality of life with mobility problems like Parkinson’s disease or stroke patients is crucial to monitor and assess their daily life activities by characterizing basic movements like postural ...
  • Interval-valued feature selection 

    Samà Monsonís, Albert; Ruiz Vegas, Francisco Javier; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Angulo Bahón, Cecilio (2010)
    Conference report
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    In this paper we introduce the use of interval variables in classification problems of time series signals. By introducing the concept of interval kernel as a similarity measure among intervals, modifications for some ...
  • Is "frequency distribution" enough to detect tremor in PD patients using a wrist worn accelerometer? 

    Ahlrichs, Claas; Samà Monsonís, Albert (Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014)
    Conference report
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    This paper presents two approaches on detecting tremor in patients with Parkinson’s Disease by means of a wrist-worn accelerometer. Both approaches are evaluated in terms of specificity and sensitivity as well as their ...
  • Posture detection with waist-worn accelerometer: An application to improve freezing of gait detection in parkinson’s disease patients 

    Rodríguez Martín, Daniel Manuel; Samà Monsonís, Albert; Pérez López, Carlos; Català Mallofré, Andreu; Cabestany Moncusí, Joan; Rodríguez Molinero, Alejandro (2014)
    Conference report
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