JRM Vol.25 No.3 pp. 553-558
doi: 10.20965/jrm.2013.p0553


Basic Study of Touchless Human Interface Using Net Structure Proximity Sensors

Ichiro Miyamoto*, Yosuke Suzuki*, Aiguo Ming*,
Masatoshi Ishikawa**, and Makoto Shimojo*

*The University of Electro-Communications, 1-5-1 Chofugaoka, Chofu, Tokyo 182-8585, Japan

**The University of Tokyo, 7-3-1 Hongo, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-0033, Japan

October 19, 2012
April 22, 2013
June 20, 2013
human interface, proximity sensor, human motion, computer interface

In this paper, we examine the touchless human interface using proximity sensors array. Touchless human interfaces, including Microsoft’s Kinect, are being studied intensively. We have developed Registor Network-Structure Proximity Sensor featuring a highspeed response, touchless operation, and freely determined arrangement. It is thought that intuitive input is possible by using a human interface with highspeed response proximity sensors. We simulated interface sensor output and examined the possibility to distinguish gestures performed using sensors in experiments.

Cite this article as:
Ichiro Miyamoto, Yosuke Suzuki, Aiguo Ming,
Masatoshi Ishikawa, and Makoto Shimojo, “Basic Study of Touchless Human Interface Using Net Structure Proximity Sensors,” J. Robot. Mechatron., Vol.25, No.3, pp. 553-558, 2013.
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