January 2013: Sensing the "Health State" of a Community

posted Jan 12, 2013, 10:32 AM by Symeon Papadopoulos
Anmol Madan, Manuel Cebrian, Sai Moturu, Katayoun Farrahi, Alex "Sandy" Pentland, "Sensing the "Health State" of a Community," IEEE Pervasive Computing, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 36-45, Oct.-Dec. 2012 

Abstract: Mobile phones are a pervasive platform for opportunistic sensing of behaviors and opinions. Three studies use location and communication sensors to model individual behaviors and symptoms, long-term health outcomes, and the diffusion of opinions in a community.