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Optoelectronic assistance for the disabled
Author(s): Arturo Minor; Salvador Almazan; Ernesto Suaste
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Paper Abstract

We show an optoelectronic implementation assistant that will be used by handicapped people. The system works with the head gesture movements of the user. These movements are vectorized with an IR spotlight that is detected by four optocoupled detectors. The information is interpreted and sent to the PC by the serial port. This implementation could be used as a powerful tool between man-machine interaction.

Paper Details

Date Published: 10 June 1994
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 2218, Helmet- and Head-Mounted Displays and Symbology Design Requirements, (10 June 1994); doi: 10.1117/12.177357
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Arturo Minor, Instituto Politecnico Nacional (Mexico)
Salvador Almazan, Instituto Politecnico Nacional (Mexico)
Ernesto Suaste, Instituto Politecnico Nacional (Mexico)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2218:
Helmet- and Head-Mounted Displays and Symbology Design Requirements
Ronald J. Lewandowski; Wendell Stephens; Loran A. Haworth, Editor(s)

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