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Kyle Rafferty Biomedical Engineering University of Rhode Island

 Developed by Pranav Mistry  Research assistant/PhD candidate MIT   Portable device that is worn around neck Consists of:     Camera Colored Markers Projector *a smart phone .

Projector: Projects stored data onto most any surface.    Camera: tracks the movement of the colored markers using movement algorithms. and yellow tape worn on the users fingertips for tracking purposes. blue. Colored Markers: Red. green. Smart phone: needed for internet connection and computing power .

  Recognizes hand movements Examples from online demonstrations: Make frame with hands: camera takes picture  Google map onto wall  Draw circle on wrist: projects digital clock  Movement of text book/web info onto page  Airline ticket updates  Draw @ symbol: check email for you  Many more capabilities (it’s on youtube or TED website)  .


 Cost: ~300$  Software will be open source  Many possible medical applications using the technology   Surgical procedures (using tracking capabilities) Rehabilitation techniques .

Japan. WUW . L. India 2009 P. P. Chang. Mysore. Apr 2. SixthSense – A Wearable Gestural Interface. Sketch.com/idea/view/51321      Publications: P. In the CHI '09 extended abstracts on Human factors in computing systems. Mistry. 2010. http://www. 2009 P.boxesandarrows. 2010. Yokohama. Boston. Maes. SixthSense – A Wearable Gestural Interface. Maes. Mistry. Apr 1 2010. Maes.pranavmistry. “About (SixthSense)”. 2009 . Mistry. Emerging Technologies. http://www.pranavmistry. The thrilling potential of SixthSense technology.    Sources: “About (Pranav Mistry)” pranav::mistry.com/projects/sixthsense/ “Pranav Mistry’s: The Thrilling Potential of SixthSense Computing-Future of Interface”. To be appeared in SIGGRAPH Asia 2009.Wear Ur World . P.A Wearable Gestural Interface. Mistry. 2010. 2009 P. Pranav. http://www.com/ Mistry. TEDIndia 2009. Yokohama. Apr 1 2010. USA. Japan. Feb 2010. P. To be appeared in SIGGRAPH Asia 2009. Boxesandarrows.

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