Published on in Vol 1 , No 2 (2018) :Jul-Dec

Preprints (earlier versions) of this paper are available at, first published .
Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles

Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles

Ambient Assisted Living as Support for Aging in Place: Quantitative Users’ Acceptance Study on Ultrasonic Whistles


  1. Berrezueta-Guzman J, Pau I, Martin-Ruiz M, Maximo-Bocanegra N. Smart-Home Environment to Support Homework Activities for Children. IEEE Access 2020;8:160251 View
  2. Offermann-van Heek J, Ziefle M. Nothing Else Matters! Trade-Offs Between Perceived Benefits and Barriers of AAL Technology Usage. Frontiers in Public Health 2019;7 View
  3. Huang Y, Lee P. ROLE OF PROPERTY MANAGEMENT IN SERVICE DEMANDS OF ELDERLY RESIDENTS OF APARTMENT COMPLEXES. International Journal of Strategic Property Management 2019;24(1):24 View
  4. Jalali N, Sahu K, Oetomo A, Morita P. Understanding User Behavior Through the Use of Unsupervised Anomaly Detection: Proof of Concept Using Internet of Things Smart Home Thermostat Data for Improving Public Health Surveillance. JMIR mHealth and uHealth 2020;8(11):e21209 View
  5. Biermann H, Brauner P, Ziefle M. How context and design shape human-robot trust and attributions. Paladyn, Journal of Behavioral Robotics 2020;12(1):74 View
  6. Jachan D, Müller-Werdan U, Lahmann N, Strube-Lahmann S. Smart@home – supporting safety and mobility of elderly and care dependent people in their own homes through the use of technical assistance systems and conventional mobility supporting tools: a cross-sectional survey. BMC Geriatrics 2021;21(1) View
  7. Choukou M, Shortly T, Leclerc N, Freier D, Lessard G, Demers L, Auger C. Evaluating the acceptance of ambient assisted living technology (AALT) in rehabilitation: A scoping review. International Journal of Medical Informatics 2021;150:104461 View
  8. Sharma N, Brinke J, Gemert-Pijnen J, Braakman-Jansen L. Implementation of Unobtrusive Sensing Systems for Older Adult Care: Scoping Review. JMIR Aging 2021;4(4):e27862 View
  9. Wilkowska W, Offermann-van Heek J, Laurentius T, Bollheimer L, Ziefle M. Insights Into the Older Adults' World: Concepts of Aging, Care, and Using Assistive Technology in Late Adulthood. Frontiers in Public Health 2021;9 View
  10. Offermann J, Wilkowska W, Maidhof C, Ziefle M. Shapes of You? Investigating the Acceptance of Video-Based AAL Technologies Applying Different Visualization Modes. Sensors 2023;23(3):1143 View
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  12. Schomakers E, Ziefle M. Privacy vs. Security: Trade-Offs in the Acceptance of Smart Technologies for Aging-in-Place. International Journal of Human–Computer Interaction 2023;39(5):1043 View
  13. Offermann-van Heek J, Wilkowska W, Laurentius T, Bollheimer L, Ziefle M. How Age and Health Status Impact Attitudes towards Aging and Technologies in Care: A Quantitative Study (Preprint). JMIR Aging 2020 View
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Books/Policy Documents

  1. Biermann H, Offermann-van Heek J, Ziefle M. Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for the Elderly and Technology Acceptance. View
  2. Brell T, Biermann H, Philipsen R, Ziefle M. HCI for Cybersecurity, Privacy and Trust. View
  3. Dorronzoro-Zubiete E, Rivera-Romero O, Giunti G, Sevillano J. Smart Home Technologies and Services for Geriatric Rehabilitation. View