Recognition of Hand Posture for HCI Systems

  • R. S. Choraś
Part of the Advances in Intelligent and Soft Computing book series (AINSC, volume 98)


We present problem of recognizing gestures and signs executed by hands. Hand posture recognition is either the process by which gestures formed by a user interact with the computer or is the element of the special signs language to convey meaning. We propose methods for the recognition of hand gestures using Gabor wavelets (GW), Radon transform (RT) and texture features for gesture recognition. We compare these features and propose the fusion features to obtain high recognition rate.


Color Space Hand Gesture Gabor Wavelet False Reject Rate Hand Gesture Recognition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • R. S. Choraś
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  1. 1.Department of Telecommunications & Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Technology and Life SciencesBydgoszczPoland

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