Proximity user identification using correlogram

Shahidi, S, Mazrooei, P, Esfahani, N and Saraee, MH ORCID: 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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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: Schools > School of Computing, Science and Engineering > Salford Innovation 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: Prof. Mo Saraee
Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2011 10:10
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2022 13:19

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