François-Xavier Fanard

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S ign language recognition (SLR) is a multidisciplinary research area involving pattern recognition, computer vision, natural language processing, and linguistics. The concept presents a multifac-eted problem not only because of the complexity of the visual analysis of hand gestures, but also due to the highly multimodal nature of sign languages. Although(More)
—In this project, we have developed a sign language tutor that lets users learn isolated signs by watching recorded videos and by trying the same signs. The system records the user's video and analyses it. If the sign is recognized, both verbal and animated feedback is given to the user. The system is able to recognize complex signs that involve both hand(More)
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