COVID-19 Suspects Monitoring System Based on Symptom recognition using Deep Neural Network

  • Erika Devi Udayanti Universitas Dian Nuswantoro
  • Etika Kartikadharma Universitas Dian Nuswantoro
  • Fahri Firdausillah Universitas Dian Nuswantoro
  • Nur Ikhsan Universitas Negeri Semarang
Keywords: Thermal Imaging, Symptom Recognition, CNN, COVID19


The outbreak of the Corona virus or COVID-19 was still a global concern even though it has been declared an endemic in several countries in the world, including Indonesia. However, with the emergence of new variants of this virus, preventive efforts continue to be made to prevent its spread. To prevent the spread of this virus, early detection was important, especially in knowing prospective clients who are positive and reactive to this virus, thus enabling early isolation measures for prospective patients who are taking action. This identification can be carried out in public areas that are the center of community activities. In this study, an intelligent system will be developed that can detect people suspected of COVID-19 through fever and breathing problem symptoms that can provide solutions to prevent the spread of this virus. Identify these symptoms through thermography-based image processing sourced from thermal camera sensors and then look for the possibility of suspected and reactive COVID19. Furthermore, the AI model was used by the early detection system of people suspected of being positive and reactive for COVID-19 using the Deep Neural Network method. This study aims to identify symptoms of fever and respiratory infection through image processing sourced from thermal camera sensors and further diagnose prospective patients who are suspected of being positive and reactive for COVID19 using the CNN method as an intelligent system for early detection of suspected positive and reactive COVID19 patientsIn the process of testing the classification training model, the performance results in the CNN classification process have an accuracy value of more than 88%. Furthermore, a comparison was made between the CNN classification and other classifications, such as SVM, Naive Bayes and Multi-Layer Perceptron (MLP). The results obtained from this comparison have an average percentage of accuracy above 80%. MLP has the lowest accuracy among its classification methods of 83.56%. CNN has the highest accuracy value compared to other methods of 88.68%. Therefore, CNN can be chosen to be the right one for use in the COVID-19 suspect detection system through the recognition of symptoms and respiratory disorders. Based on these performance measurements, the process of detecting COVID19 suspects indicated by health symptoms can be applied to real data.


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How to Cite
E. Udayanti, E. Kartikadharma, F. Firdausillah, and N. Ikhsan, “COVID-19 Suspects Monitoring System Based on Symptom recognition using Deep Neural Network”, International Journal of Engineering and Computer Science Applications (IJECSA), vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 1-10, Dec. 2022.