Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Gerka Scientific Researcher

Dipl.-Ing. Alexander Gerka

Position at OFFIS

Scientific Researcher

Research and Developement Division

Health / Automation and Integration Technology


+49 441 9722-136



OFFIS - Institut für Informatik
Escherweg 2
26121 Oldenburg

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A Clustering-based Approach to Determine a Standardized Statistic for Daily Activities of Elderly Living Alone

Alexander Gerka and Christian Lins and Max Pfingsthorn and Marco Eichelberg and Sebastian Müller and Christian Stolle and Andreas Hein; Proceedings of the 12th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF,; 2019

Interconnected living in a quarter for persons with dementia

Gerka, A and Eichelberg, M and Stolle, C and Tietjen-Müller, C and Brinkmann-Gerdes, S and Hein, A; Informatics for Health and Social Care; 2019

Multivariate Event Detection for Non-intrusive Load Monitoring

Gerka, Alexander and Cauchi, Benjamin and Hein, Andreas; The Ninth International Conference on Ambient Computing, Applications, Services and Technologies (AMBIENT); 09 / 2019



A Wearable Vibrotactile Interface for Unfavorable Posture Awareness Warning

Christian Lins and Sebastian Fudickar and Alexander Gerka and Andreas Hein; Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Ageing Well and e-Health - Volume 1: ICT4AWE,; 2018

Analyse von Versorgungsprozessen in Wohngemeinschaften für Menschen mit eingeschränkter Alltagskompentenz

Alexander Gerka, Simon Remy, Christian Lins, Christian Lüpkes, Andreas Hein; 17. Deutscher Kongress für Versorgungsforschung; 10 / 2018

Detecting the Number of Persons in the Bed Area to Enhance the Safety of Artificially Ventilated Persons

Gerka, Alexander and Pfingsthorn, Max and Lupkes, Christian and Sparenberg, Kevin and Frenken, Melina and Lins, Christian and Hein, Andreas; 2018 IEEE 20th International Conference on e-Health Networking, Applications and Services (Healthcom); 2018

Enhancing Safety of Artificially Ventilated Patients using Ambient Process Analysis

Lins, Christian and Gerka, Alexander and Lüpkes, Christian and Röhrig, Rainer; Medical Informatics Europe (MIE2018); 2018

Requirements for Ambient Sensors that Enhance the Safety of Artificially Ventilated Patients

Alexander Gerka, Christian Lins, Christian Lüpkes, Myriam Lipprandt and Andreas Hein ; Zukunft der Pflege Tagungsband der 1. Clusterkonferenz 2018 Innovative Technologien für die Pflege; 06 / 2018

Unsupervised Temporal Segmentation of Skeletal Motion Data using Joint Distance Representation

Christian Lins and Sebastian M. Müller and Max Pfingsthorn and Marco Eichelberg and Alexander Gerka and Andreas Hein; Proceedings of the 11th International Joint Conference on Biomedical Engineering Systems and Technologies - Volume 5: HEALTHINF,; 2018


Ambient Water Usage Sensor for the Identification of Daily Activities

Gerka, Alexander and Bayer, Finn and Eichelberg, Marco and Frenken, Melina and Hein, Andreas ; Global Internet of Things Summit; 6 / 2017

Zustandserkennung von Beatmungsgeräten durch zentrale Messung des Stromverbrauchs

Gerka, Alexander; Lins, Christian; Lüpkes, Christian; Hein, Andreas; German Medical Science GMS Publishing House; 09 / 2017


Electricity Metering for Dementia Care

Gerka, Alexander; Lübeck, Felix; Eichelberg, Marco; Hein, Andreas; VDE-Kongress 2016 – Internet der Dinge. Technologien / Anwendungen / Perspektiven.; 11 / 2016

LivingCare--An Autonomously Learning, Human Centered Home Automation System: Collection and Preliminary Analysis of a Large Dataset of Real Living Situations

Eckert, Ralf and Müller, Sebastian and Glende, Sebastian and Gerka, Alexander and Hein, Andreas and Welge, Ralph; Ambient Assisted Living: 9. AAL-Kongress, Frankfurt/M, Germany, April 20 - 21, 2016; 2016

QuoVadis – Definition of Requirements and Conception for Interconnected Living in a Quarter for Dementia Patients

Gerka, Alexander; Abmeier, Nadine; Schwarz, Marie-Luise; Brinkmann-Gerdes, Stefanie ; Eichelberg, Marco; Hein, Andreas; Zukunft Lebensräume: Gesundheit, Selbstständigkeit und Komfort im demografischen Wandel Konzepte und Technologien für die Wohnungs-, Immobilien-, Gesundheits- und Pflegewirtschaft; 2016


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Networked living in the quarter with dementia

Duration: 2015 - 2018