A Tool for Hand-Sign Recognition

  • David J. Rios Soria
  • Satu Elisa Schaeffer
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7329)


We present a software tool created for human-computer interaction based on hand gestures. The underlying algorithm utilizes computer vision techniques. The tool is able to recognize in real-time six different hand signals, captured using a web cam. Experiments conducted to evaluate the system performance are reported.


Convex Hull Hand Gesture Hand Gesture Recognition Screen Capture Hand Sign 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • David J. Rios Soria
    • 1
  • Satu Elisa Schaeffer
    • 1
  1. 1.Postgraduate Division in Computation and Mechatronics (DCM), School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (FIME)Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL)San Nicolás de los GarzaMexico

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