In the home environment, AmI technologies allow automating or supporting daily life activities for the inhabitants, as well as enhancing security and safety, health, communication, etc. Research efforts conducted in this area concern facilitating the management of home appliances through intuitive and adaptable user interfaces which can be ubiquitous everywhere in the environment, as well as applications and services for ‘homes away from home’.

Ami Entrance with Password Identification

This is a system that welcomes users at the entrance of a building and requests their identification number in order to provide access in the building…


A piece of interactive smart furniture for the living room, that builds upon the paradigm of surface computing.

Interactive 3D virtual assistants in AmI environments

The system is a framework which can be used by applications in ambient intelligence environments in order to provide assistance to users, either…