Towards natural gestures for presentation control using microsoft kinect

Boon Yaik Ooi, Chee Siang Wong, Ian Kt Tan, Chee Keong Lee

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Microsoft Kinect was initially developed for gaming and has since been used in a variety of applications. The work here addressed some of the challenges for it to be used as a gesture driven presentation application. The proposed use of Hidden Markov Model to provide a smoother, and hence a step towards a more natural movement, is demonstrated.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAdvances in Multimedia Information Processing – PCM 2014 - 15th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia, Proceedings
EditorsWei Tsang Ooi, Cees G.M. Snoek, Hung Khoon Tan, Chin-Kuan Ho, Benoit Huet, Chong-Wah Ngo
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9783319131672
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Externally publishedYes
EventPacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia 2014 - Kuching, Malaysia
Duration: 1 Dec 20144 Dec 2014
Conference number: 15th (Conference Proceedings)

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics)
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349


ConferencePacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia 2014
Abbreviated titlePCM 2014
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