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Digital Glove for Sign Language Translation

S.C. Revathi, S. Sherill Priscilla, S. Immaculate Joy


Glove-based systems represent one of the most important efforts aimed at acquiring hand movement data. Generally dumb people use sign language for communication but they find difficulty in communicating with others who do not understand sign language. It is based on the need of developing an electronic device that can translate sign language into speech in order to make the communication take place between the mute communities with the general public possible, a data glove is used which a normal cloth is driving gloves fitted with flex sensors along the length of each finger and the thumb. Mute people can use the gloves to perform hand gesture and it will be converted into speech so that normal people can understand their expression.


Sign Language Translation, Digital Glove.

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