Computer vision respiratory rate detection

Prof. Ron Kimmel | Computer Science


Information and Computer Science | Medical Devices

The Technology

Detection of breathing patterns and abnormalities utilizing a video camera. Analysis of video monitoring of chest movement during breathing provides data regarding the beating pattern and enables rapid response to changes.


  • Detection of apnea, bradypnea, eupnea and tachypnea
  • No need for physical contact with patient provides robust data with minimal patient handling

Applications and Opportunities

  • Hospital monitoring of respiratory and cardia conditions
  • Sleep apnea monitoring
arrow Business Development Contacts
Motti Koren
Director of Business Development, Life Sciences