Development of a Malaysian Currency Note Recognizer for the Vision Impaired

@article{Mohamed2012DevelopmentOA,
  title={Development of a Malaysian Currency Note Recognizer for the Vision Impaired},
  author={Azlinah Mohamed and Mohd Hafis Izran Ishak and Norlida Buniyamin},
  journal={2012 Spring Congress on Engineering and Technology},
  year={2012},
  pages={1-4}
}
In the past, Malaysian currency notes was not designed to cater for the visually impaired. Recently, Braille markings have been incorporated in the Malaysian ringgit notes. However, blind Malaysians who do not understand Braille, find difficulties in recognizing different Malaysian bank notes. There are devices available in the market but they do not cater for Malaysian currencies and are very expensive. The objective of this project is to develop an affordable low cost compact device to assist… CONTINUE READING