A Tongue Based Control for Disabled People

  • Lotte N. S. Andreasen Struijk
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4061)


Efficient input devices for computers and automatic equipment can improve the quality of life for severely disabled people. This work describes a new tongue- computer interface to be used by the disabled to access computers and new technologies. The new sensor system may be used during eating and speaking and may incorporate as many activation buttons as the number of characters in the alphabet.


Activation Unit Disable People Tongue Pressure Voice Prosthesis Palatal Plate 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Lotte N. S. Andreasen Struijk
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  1. 1.Center for Sensory Motor InteractionAalborg UniversityAalborgDenmark

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