Towards a Multimodal Adaptive Lighting System for Visually Impaired Children

Freeman, E. , Wilson, G. and Brewster, S. (2016) Towards a Multimodal Adaptive Lighting System for Visually Impaired Children. In: 18th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction, Tokyo, Japan, 12-16 Nov 2016, pp. 398-399. ISBN 9781450345569 (doi:10.1145/2993148.2998521)

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Abstract

Visually impaired children often have difficulty with everyday activities like locating items, e.g. favourite toys, and moving safely around the home. It is important to assist them during activities like these because it can promote independence from adults and helps to develop skills. Our demonstration shows our work towards a multimodal sensing and output system that adapts the lighting conditions at home to help visually impaired children with such tasks.

Item Type:Conference Proceedings
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Brewster, Professor Stephen and Wilson, Dr Graham and Freeman, Dr Euan
Authors: Freeman, E., Wilson, G., and Brewster, S.
Subjects:T Technology > T Technology (General)
College/School:College of Science and Engineering > School of Computing Science
ISBN:9781450345569
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2016 ACM
First Published:First published in ICMI 2016 Proceedings of the 18th ACM International Conference on Multimodal Interaction: 398-399
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the publisher copyright policy

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Project CodeAward NoProject NamePrincipal InvestigatorFunder's NameFunder RefLead Dept
628131ABBIStephen BrewsterEuropean Commission (EC)611452COM - COMPUTING SCIENCE