Choosing and Modeling the Hand Gesture Database for a Natural User Interface

  • Przemysław Głomb
  • Michał Romaszewski
  • Sebastian Opozda
  • Arkadiusz Sochan
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7206)


This paper presents a database of natural hand gestures (‘IITiS Gesture Database’) recorded with motion capture devices. For the purpose of benchmarking and testing the gesture interaction system we have selected twenty-two natural hand gestures and recorded them on three different motion capture gloves with a number of participants and movement speeds. The methodology for the gesture selection, details of the acquisition process, and data analysis results are presented in the paper.


human-computer interaction gesture interfaces reference gesture database choosing gestures for HCI gesture recognition hand gesture vocabulary design motion capture gloves 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Przemysław Głomb
    • 1
  • Michał Romaszewski
    • 1
  • Sebastian Opozda
    • 1
  • Arkadiusz Sochan
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute for Theoretical and Applied Informatics of PASGliwicePoland

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