Gesture and Sign Language in Human-Computer Interaction and Embodied Communication [E-Book]: 9th International Gesture Workshop, GW 2011, Athens, Greece, May 25-27, 2011, Revised Selected Papers / edited by Eleni Efthimiou, Georgios Kouroupetroglou, Stavroula-Evita Fotinea.
Efthimiou, Eleni.
Fotinea, Stavroula-Evita. / Kouroupetroglou, Georgios.
Berlin, Heidelberg : Springer Berlin Heidelberg : 2012
Imprint: Springer,
XIV, 275 p. 122 illus. digital.
Lecture notes in computer science ; 7206
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Table of Contents:
  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Gestures in Assisted Living Environments
  • Using Wiimote for 2D and 3D Pointing Tasks: Gesture Performance Evaluation
  • Choosing and Modeling the Hand Gesture Database for a Natural User Interface
  • User Experience of Gesture Based Interfaces: A Comparison with Traditional Interaction Methods on Pragmatic and Hedonic Qualities
  • Low Cost Force-Feedback Interaction with Haptic Digital Audio Effects
  • Cognitive Processes
  • The Role of Spontaneous Gestures in Spatial Problem Solving
  • Effects of Spectral Features of Sound on Gesture Type and Timing
  • Human-Motion Saliency in Complex Scenes
  • What, Why, Where and How Do Children Think? Towards a Dynamic Model of Spatial Cognition as Action
  • Notation Systems and Animation A Labanotation Based Ontology for Representing Dance Movement
  • ISOcat Data Categories for Signed Language Resources
  • Assessing Agreement on Segmentations by Means of Staccato, the Segmentation Agreement Calculator according to Thomann
  • How Do Iconic Gestures Convey Visuo-Spatial Information? Bringing Together Empirical, Theoretical, and Simulation Studies
  • Thumb Modelling for the Generation of Sign Language
  • Gestures and Signs: Linguistic Analysis and Tools Toward a Motor Theory of Sign Language Perception
  • Analysis and Description of Blinking in French Sign Language for Automatic Generation
  • Grammar/Prosody Modelling in Greek Sign Language: Towards the Definition of Built-In Sign Synthesis Rules
  • Combining Two Synchronisation Methods in a Linguistic Model to Describe Sign Language
  • Sign Segmentation Using Dynamics and Hand Configuration for Semi-automatic Annotation of Sign Language Corpora
  • Gestures and Speech Integration of Gesture and Verbal Language: A Formal Semantics Approach
  • Generating Co-speech Gestures for the Humanoid Robot NAO through BML
  • Interaction between Speech and Gesture: Strategies for Pointing to Distant Objects
  • Making Space for Interaction: Architects Design Dialogues
  • Iconic Gestures in Face-to-Face TV Interviews.