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An Analysis of Human Gesture Recognition Technologies for Electronic Device Control
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An Analysis of Human Gesture Recognition Technologies for Electronic Device Control
Choi, Min-Seok; Jang, Beakcheol;
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In this paper, we categorize existing human gesture recognition technologies to camera-based, additional hardware-based and frequency-based technologies. Then we describe several representative techniques for each of them, emphasizing their strengths and weaknesses. We define important performance issues for human gesture recognition technologies and analyze recent technologies according to the performance issues. Our analyses show that camera-based technologies are easy to use and have high accuracy, but they have limitations on recognition ranges and need additional costs for their devices. Additional hardware-based technologies are not limited by recognition ranges and not affected by light or noise, but they have the disadvantage that human must wear or carry additional devices and need additional costs for their devices. Finally, frequency-based technologies are not limited by recognition ranges, and they do not need additional devices. However, they have not commercialized yet, and their accuracies can be deteriorated by other frequencies and signals.
Human Gesture Recognition;Human Computer Interaction;Camera;Frequency;
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