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Proximity user identification using correlogram

Shahidi, S, Mazrooei, P, Esfahani, N and Saraee, M 2010, 'Proximity user identification using correlogram' , in: Intelligent Information Processing , Springer Series on the Societal Impact on Aging, 340 , Springer -Velag, Berlin, pp. 343-351.

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    Abstract

    This paper represents a technique, applying user action patterns in order to distinguish between users and identify them. In this method, users’ actions sequences are mapped to numerical sequences and each user's profile is generated using autocorrelation values. Next, cross-correlation is used to compare user profiles with a test data. To evaluate our proposed method, a dataset known as Greenberg's dataset is used. The presented approach is succeeded to detect the correct user with as high as 82.3% accuracy over a set of 52 users. In comparison to the existing methods based on Hidden Markov Model or Neural Networks, our method needs less computation time and space. In addition, it has the ability of getting updated iteratively which is a main factor to facilitate transferability.

    Item Type: Book Section
    Themes: Media, Digital Technology and the Creative Economy
    Schools: Colleges and Schools > College of Science & Technology > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Data Mining and Pattern Recognition Research Centre
    Publisher: Springer -Velag
    Refereed: Yes
    Series Name: Springer Series on the Societal Impact on Aging
    ISBN: 978-3-642-16326-5
    Depositing User: Dr Mo Saraee
    Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2011 11:10
    Last Modified: 20 Aug 2013 18:16
    URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/18712

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