Babak A. Farshchian

Associate Professor Department of Computer Science
+47 73594451
Sem Sælands vei 9, IT-bygget * 106

Background and activities

See my home page to learn more about me. For my more complete list of publications see my Google scholar profile.

Scientific, academic and artistic work

A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database

Journal publications

Part of book/report

  • Farshchian, Babak A.; Vilarinho, Thomas. (2017) Which Mobile Health Toolkit Should a Service Provider Choose? A Comparative Evaluation of Apple HealthKit, Google Fit, and Samsung Digital Health Platform. Ambient Intelligence : 13th European Conference, AmI 2017, Malaga, Spain, April 26–28, 2017, Proceedings.
  • Skinstad, Thor Jarle J.; Farshchian, Babak A.. (2016) Empowerment or concealed compliance?: A review of literature on mobile ICT solutions for patient empowerment. PETRA '16 : Proceedings of the 9th ACM International Conference on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, Corfu, Island, Greece — June 29 - July 01, 2016.
  • Thomassen, Hanne Ekran; Farshchian, Babak A.. (2016) A technology-enhanced service for person-centered dementia care: Preliminary results from a field trial. PETRA '16 : Proceedings of the 9th ACM International Conference on PErvasive Technologies Related to Assistive Environments, Corfu, Island, Greece — June 29 - July 01, 2016.
  • Vilarinho, Thomas; Farshchian, Babak A.; Wienhofen, Leendert Wilhelmus Marinus; Franang, Thomas Aleksander; Gulbrandsen, Håkon. (2016) Combining Persuasive Computing and User Centered Design into an Energy Awareness System for Smart Houses. 2016 12th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE) Proceedings, London UK, 14-16 Sept. 2016.
  • Vilarinho, Thomas; Farshchian, Babak A.; Bajer, Daniel Gloppestad; Dahl, Ole Halvor; Egge, Iver; Hegdal, Sondre Steinsland; Lønes, Andreas; Slettevold, Johan; Weggersen, Sam Mathias. (2015) A combined smartphone and smartwatch fall detection system. 2015 IEEE International Conference on Computer and Information Technology; Ubiquitous Computing and Communications; Dependable, Autonomic and Secure Computing; Pervasive Intelligence and Computing (CIT/IUCC/DASC/PICOM, Liverpool UK, 26-28 Oct. 2015.
  • Dahl, Yngve; Farshchian, Babak A.; Kofod-Petersen, Anders; Bøthun, Silje; Holbø, Kristine; Reitan, Jarl. (2013) Ambient Assistive Technology Considered Harmful. Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction: Applications and Services for Quality of Life. 7th International Conference, UAHCI 2013, Held as Part of HCI International 2013, Las Vegas, NV, USA, July 21-26, 2013, Proceedings, Part III.
  • Mathisen, Bjørn Magnus; Kofod-Petersen, Anders; McGovern, John; Vilarinho, Thomas; Farshchian, Babak A.. (2013) Social Sub-Group Identification Using Social Graph and Semantic Analysis. Workshop Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments.
  • Vilarinho, Thomas; Farshchian, Babak A.; Floch, Jacqueline; Mathisen, Bjørn Magnus. (2013) A Communication Framework for the Internet of People and Things Based on the Concept of Activity Feeds in Social Computing. 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE, 2013, Athens, Greece, 16-17 July 2013.
  • Divitini, Monica; Farshchian, Babak A.; Floch, Jacqueline; Halvorsrud, Ragnhild; Mora, Simone; Stiso, Michael. (2012) Applying AmI Technologies to Crisis Management. Ambient Intelligence Third International Joint Conference, AmI 2012, Pisa, Italy, November 13-15, 2012. Proceedings.
  • Farshchian, Babak A.; Holbø, Kristine; Mikalsen, Marius; Reitan, Jarl. (2012) AAL Technologies in Rehabilitation – Lessons Learned from a COPD Case Study. Handbook of Ambient Assisted Living.