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Eye-Writer: An Eye-Movement Monitor Control System
Author(s): Brian Blandford; Gerry Dale
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Paper Abstract

A simple eye-position monitor is described, which has an application as an aid to communication by those without the muscular control necessary to operate a keyboard or microswitch. The output from this device is insensitive to head movements, and it controls the operation of a Sinclair ZX81 microcomputer with a speech synthesizer, Alternatively, if the output is directed to a modified voltmeter, it provides a low-cost portable unit for simple communication tasks.

Paper Details

Date Published: 16 June 1983
PDF: 2 pages
Proc. SPIE 0369, Max Born Centenary Conf, (16 June 1983); doi: 10.1117/12.934360
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Brian Blandford, Dallmeyer Optics (England)
Gerry Dale, St. Bartholemew's Research Unit for the Handicapped (England)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0369:
Max Born Centenary Conf
M. John Colles; D. William Swift, Editor(s)

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