Assistive Technology and Artificial Intelligence

Applications in Robotics, User Interfaces and Natural Language Processing

  • Editors
  • Vibhu O. Mittal
  • Holly A. Yanco
  • John Aronis
  • Richard Simpson

Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 1458)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
  2. Christopher A. Pennington, Kathleen F. McCoy
    Pages 59-72
  3. Polly K. Pook
    Pages 73-83
  4. Thad Starner, Joshua Weaver, Alex Pentland
    Pages 84-96
  5. Peter B. Vanderheyden, Christopher A. Pennington
    Pages 109-125
  6. David P. Miller
    Pages 126-136
  7. Jill D. Crisman, Michael E. Cleary
    Pages 137-149
  8. Takashi Gomi, Ann Griffith
    Pages 150-178
  9. William S. Gribble, Robert L. Browning, Micheal Hewett, Emilio Remolina, Benjamin J. Kuipers
    Pages 179-193
  10. Zunaid Kazi, Shoupu Chen, Matthew Beitler, Daniel Chester, Richard Foulds
    Pages 194-210
  11. Gerard Lacey, Shane Mac Namara, Kenneth M. Dawson-Howe
    Pages 211-220
  12. Hideo Mori, Shinji Kotani, Noriaki Kiyohiro
    Pages 221-234
  13. Richard C. Simpson, Simon P. Levine, David A. Bell, Lincoln A. Jaros, Yoram Koren, Johann Borenstein
    Pages 235-255
  14. Back Matter

About this book


This book constitutes a carefully arranged selection of revised papers on assistive technology, first presented at related AAAI workshops between 1995 and 1998.
The book is devoted to the advancement and use of AI stimulated technology that can help users extend their current range of cognitive and sensory abilities or overcome their motor disabilities. Among various issues in the interdisciplinary area of assistive technology, the papers address topics from natural language processing, planning, robotics, user interface design, computer vision, and learning.


Assistive Technology Computer Vision Disabled Persons Handicapped Persons Natural Language Processing Navigation User Interfaces artificial intelligence communication intelligence intelligent systems learning natural language robot robotics

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1998
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-64790-4
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-68678-1
  • Series Print ISSN 0302-9743
  • Series Online ISSN 1611-3349
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