Towards natural gestures for presentation control using microsoft kinect

Boon Yaik Ooi*, Chee Siang Wong, Ian K. T. 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
EditorsWei Tsang Ooi, Cees G. M. Snoek, Hung Khoon Tan, Chin-Kuan Ho, Benoit Huet, Chong-Wah Ngo
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9783319131689
ISBN (Print)9783319131672
Publication statusPublished - 2014
Event15th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia 2014 - Kuching, Malaysia
Duration: 1 Dec 20144 Dec 2014

Publication series

NameLecture Notes in Computer Science
ISSN (Print)0302-9743
ISSN (Electronic)1611-3349


Conference15th Pacific-Rim Conference on Multimedia 2014
Abbreviated titlePCM 2014

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Theoretical Computer Science
  • General Computer Science


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