Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language

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Abstract

Sign Language is the main communication method used by the deaf, mute, and hard of hearing individuals. It utilizes hand gestures, movement and orientation of fingers, arms, or body, and facial gestures to convey speaker's ideas. Although known since the 5th century BC, sign language is not standardized internationally and each country generally has its own native sign language. Arabic is a widely spoken language in the Middle Eastern region and has its own versions of sign language. In this paper, design of a glove-based real-time interpreter for Arabic sign language has been presented, which can translate hand-gestures of Arabic alphabets into text displayed on a dot matrix screen.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSoutheastcon 2018
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
Volume2018-April
ISBN (Electronic)9781538661338
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1 2018
Event2018 IEEE Southeastcon, Southeastcon 2018 - St. Petersburg, United States
Duration: Apr 19 2018Apr 22 2018

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Other2018 IEEE Southeastcon, Southeastcon 2018
CountryUnited States
CitySt. Petersburg
Period4/19/184/22/18

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Keywords

  • Arabic
  • interpreter
  • real-time
  • sign language

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Networks and Communications
  • Software
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Signal Processing

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Jamil, T. (2018). Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language. In Southeastcon 2018 (Vol. 2018-April). [8479201] Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.1109/SECON.2018.8479201

Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language. / Jamil, Tariq.

Southeastcon 2018. Vol. 2018-April Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018. 8479201.

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Jamil, T 2018, Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language. in Southeastcon 2018. vol. 2018-April, 8479201, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018 IEEE Southeastcon, Southeastcon 2018, St. Petersburg, United States, 4/19/18. https://doi.org/10.1109/SECON.2018.8479201
Jamil T. Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language. In Southeastcon 2018. Vol. 2018-April. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc. 2018. 8479201 https://doi.org/10.1109/SECON.2018.8479201
Jamil, Tariq. / Design of a Real-Time Interpreter for Arabic Sign Language. Southeastcon 2018. Vol. 2018-April Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 2018.
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