Over the Internet Using a 3 D Agent with Real-time Facial Expression Analysis , Synthesis and Text to Speech Capabilities

@inproceedings{Chandrasiri2002OverTI,
  title={Over the Internet Using a 3 D Agent with Real-time Facial Expression Analysis , Synthesis and Text to Speech Capabilities},
  author={Naiwala P. Chandrasiri and Istv{\'a}n Barakonyi and Takeshi Naemura and Mitsuru Ishizuka and Hiroshi Harashima},
  year={2002}
}
We present a system for Internet communication that enhances traditional text-based chatting with real-time analysis and synthesis of the chat parties’ facial expressions. It is composed of three main modules: a real-time facial expression analysis component, a 3D agent with facial expression synthesis and text-to-speech capabilities – a talking head, and a… CONTINUE READING