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Issue No.06 - November/December (2002 vol.22)
pp: 64-71
Kenji Oka , University of Tokyo Graduate School of Information Science and Technology
Yoichi Sato , University of Tokyo Institute of Industrial Science
Hideki Koike , Graduate School of Information Systems, University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo
<p>The authors introduce a fast and robust method for tracking a user's hands and multiple fingertips. They then demonstrate gesture recognition based on measured fingertip trajectories for augmented desk interface systems. This tracking method is capable of tracking multiple fingertips in a reliable manner even in a complex background under a dynamically changing lighting condition without any markers. The authors' gesture recognition system is particularly advantageous for human-computer interaction (HCI) in that users can achieve interactions based on symbolic gestures at the same time that they perform direct manipulation with their own hands and fingers.</p>
Kenji Oka, Yoichi Sato, Hideki Koike, "Real-Time Fingertip Tracking and Gesture Recognition", IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol.22, no. 6, pp. 64-71, November/December 2002, doi:10.1109/MCG.2002.1046630
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