DARWIN

Donated on 5/12/2022

The DARWIN dataset includes handwriting data from 174 participants. The classification task consists in distinguishing Alzheimer’s disease patients from healthy people.

Dataset Characteristics

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Subject Area

Life Sciences

Associated Tasks

Classification

Attribute Type

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# Instances

174

# Attributes

452

Information

For what purpose was the dataset created?

The DARWIN dataset was created to allow researchers to improve the existing machine learning methodologies for the prediction of Alzheimer's disease via handwriting analysis.

Citation Requests/Acknowledgements

N. D. Cilia, C. De Stefano, F. Fontanella, A. S. Di Freca, An experimental protocol to support cognitive impairment diagnosis by using handwriting analysis, Procedia Computer Science 141 (2018) 466–471. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.procs.2018.10.141 N. D. Cilia, G. De Gregorio, C. De Stefano, F. Fontanella, A. Marcelli, A. Parziale, Diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease from online handwriting: A novel dataset and performance benchmarking, Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 111 (20229) 104822. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.engappai.2022.104822

Features

Attribute NameRoleTypeDescriptionUnitsMissing Values
IDFeatureCategoricalfalse
air_time1FeatureNumerical - Discretefalse
disp_index1FeatureCategoricalfalse
gmrt_in_air1FeatureNumerical - Continuousfalse
gmrt_on_paper1FeatureNumerical - Continuousfalse
max_x_extension1FeatureNumerical - Discretefalse
max_y_extension1FeatureNumerical - Discretefalse
mean_acc_in_air1FeatureNumerical - Continuousfalse
mean_acc_on_paper1FeatureNumerical - Continuousfalse
mean_gmrt1FeatureNumerical - Continuousfalse

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Keywords

Alzheimer's diseaseNeurodegenerative diseasesHandwriting analysis

Creators

Francesco Fontanella

fontanella@unicas.it

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