Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Wearable Technologies

This edited volume Wearable Technologies is a collection of reviewed and relevant research chapters, offering a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the field of computer engineering. The book comprises single chapters authored by various researchers and edited by an expert active in the computer engineering research area. All chapters are complete in themselves but united under a common research study topic. This publication aims at providing a thorough overview of the latest research efforts.

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Wearable TechnologiesEdited by Jesús Hamilton Ortiz

Published: October 3rd 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71472

ISBN: 978-1-78984-004-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78984-003-2

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

2276 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

4 Dimensions Citations

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1. Advances in Wearable Sensing Technologies and Their Impact for Personalized and Preventive Medicine

By Noushin Nasiri and Antonio Tricoli

238

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2. A Proposal for New Algorithm that Defines Gait-Induced Acceleration and Gait Cycle in Daily Parkinsonian Gait Disorders

By Masahiko Suzuki, Makiko Yogo, Masayo Morita, Hiroo Terashi, Mutsumi Iijima, Mitsuru Yoneyama, Masato Takada, Hiroya Utsumi, Yasuyuki Okuma, Akito Hayashi, Satoshi Orimo and Hiroshi Mitoma

145

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3. Wearable Technology as a Tool to Motivate Health Behaviour: A Case Study

By Venere Ferraro, Mila Stepanovic and Silvia Ferraris

133

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4. Wearable Neuromodulators

By Arsam N. Shiraz, Brian Leaker and Andreas Demosthenous

123

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5. Wearable Dialysis: Current State and Perspectives

By Nikolai Bazaev, Nikita Zhilo, Viktor Grinval’d and Sergey Selishchev

212

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6. Smart Materials for Wearable Healthcare Devices

By Han Jin, Qinghui Jin and Jiawen Jian

321

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7. Recent Progress in Nanostructured Zinc Oxide Grown on Fabric for Wearable Thermoelectric Power Generator with UV Shielding

By Pandiyarasan Veluswamy, Suhasini Sathiyamoorthy, Hiroya Ikeda, Manikandan Elayaperumal and Malik Maaza

283

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8. Conductive Yarn Embroidered Circuits for System on Textiles

By Jung-Sim Roh

198

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9. A Wearable Heating System with a Controllable e-Textile- Based Thermal Panel

By Senem Kurşun Bahadir and Umut Kivanc Sahin

175

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10. The Comparison of Wearable Fitness Devices

By Kanitthika Kaewkannate and Soochan Kim

110

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11. Bio-Inspired Wearable Antennas

By Paulo Fernandes da Silva Júnior, Alexandre Jean René Serres, Raimundo Carlos Silvério Freire, Georgina Karla de Freitas Serres, Edmar Candeia Gurjão, Joabson Nogueira de Carvalho and Ewaldo Eder Carvalho Santana

214

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12. Middleware-Driven Intelligent Glove for Industrial Applications

By Farouq Muhammad Aliyu and Basem Almadani

124

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