This paper aims to serve two main purposes. In the first instance it aims to it provide an overview addressing the state-of-the-art in the area of activity recognition, in particular, in the area of object-based activity recognition. This will provide the necessary material to inform relevant research communities of the latest developments in this area in addition to providing a reference for researchers and system developers who ware working towards the design and development of activity-based context aware applications. In the second instance this paper introduces a novel approach to activity recognition based on the use of ontological modeling, representation and reasoning, aiming to consolidate and improve existing approaches in terms of scalability, applicability and easy-of-use.
|Journal||International Journal of Web Information Systems|
|Publication status||Published (in print/issue) - 2009|