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Natural User Interface technology (Kinect and others)

2013HT

Status Archive
School Computer and Information Science (CIS)
Division MDALAB
Owner Erik Berglund

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Course plan

No of workshops

4

Recommended for

The course is recommended for students proficient in programming.

The course was last given

New course

Goals

To obtain an understanding of natural user interface technology, making the body the interaction device. Body movement and gesture detection, hand and head tracking, gaze interaction and other ways of controlling the computer with the body and mind.

Prerequisites

Some basic understanding of programming. All students will perform programming exercises to work with kinect and build a small program capturing a non-trivial body-interaction or hand-interaction.

Organization

A workshop series, testing different technologies and applications such as the kinect

Individual or group projects developing small applications for kinect.

Writing and presenting a technology survey on NUI-technology.

Contents

Literature

Lecturers

Erik Berglund

Examiner

Erik Berglund

Examination

The course is examined by completing and presenting a technology survey and a kinect programming mini-project.

Credit

6

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