mother-infant research

Automated Detection of Infant Holding Using Wearable Sensing: Implications for Developmental Science and Intervention

Physical contact is critical for children's physical and emotional growth and well-being. Previous studies of physical contact are limited to relatively short periods of direct observation and self-report methods. These methods limit researchers' …

Automated Detection of Infant Holding and Carrying Behaviors via Body-Worn Motion Sensors

High-density markers of mother-infant bio-behavioral activity in the wild: Developing a mobile-sensing paradigm to examine transmission of mental health risks