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    BodySpace: inferring body pose for natural control of a music player

    Strachan, Steven and Murray-Smith, Roderick and O’Modhrain, Sile (2007) BodySpace: inferring body pose for natural control of a music player. In: Proceedings of the SIGCHI conference on Human factors in computing systems , April 28–May 3, 2007, San Jose, California, USA..

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    We describe the BodySpace system, which uses inertial sensing and pattern recognition to allow the gestural control of a music player by placing the device at different parts of the body. We demonstrate a new approach to the segmentation and recognition of gestures for this kind of application and show how simulated physical model-based techniques can shape gestural interaction.

    Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
    Keywords: Accelerometer; Gesture recognition; Interaction design; Music player; Pattern recognition; CHI '07; Hamilton Institute.
    Academic Unit: Faculty of Science and Engineering > Computer Science
    Faculty of Science and Engineering > Research Institutes > Hamilton Institute
    Item ID: 1704
    Depositing User: Hamilton Editor
    Date Deposited: 01 Dec 2009 17:07
    Refereed: Yes
    Funders: HEA project Body Space , SFI grant 00/PI.1/C067, IRCSET BRG SC/2003/271, Continuous Gestural Interaction with Mobile devices, EPSRC project Audioclouds, IST Programme of the European Commission under PASCAL Network of Excellence, IST 2002-506778
    Use Licence: This item is available under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial Share Alike Licence (CC BY-NC-SA). Details of this licence are available here

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