Interactive Games with an Assistive Robotic System for Hearing-Impaired Children

Uluer P. , Akalin N., Gurpinar C., Köse H.

14th Association-for-the-Advancement-of-Assistive-Technology-in-Europe (AAATE) Conference - Harnessing the Power of Technology to Improve Lives, Sheffield, United Kingdom, 12 - 15 September 2017, vol.242, pp.298-305 identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume: 242
  • Doi Number: 10.3233/978-1-61499-798-6-298
  • City: Sheffield
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Page Numbers: pp.298-305


This paper presents an assistive robotic system, which can recognize and express sign language words from a predefined set, within interactive games to communicate with and teach hearing-impaired children sign language. The robotic system uses audio, visual and tactile feedback for interaction with the children and the teacher/researcher.