Using timing information to improve the performance of Avatars

Hanke, T, Matthes, S, Regen, A, Storz, J, Worseck, S, Elliott, R, Glauert, J and Kennaway, R (2011) Using timing information to improve the performance of Avatars. In: Second International Workshop on Sign Language Translation and Avatar Technology, 2011-01-01.

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Abstract

We present a small-scale study that provides detailed timing information for individual sign parameters in natural signing with a time resolution of 1/50 of a second as well as the method and tools used to collect these data. The avatar system was improved to be able to play back signing annotated in a combination of symbolic movement description and precise timing information. We report on microtesting conducted to verify the impact of these changes on subjective quality ratings of Deaf signers.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Other)
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Computing Sciences
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Date Deposited: 31 Jan 2012 12:25
Last Modified: 21 Sep 2020 00:08
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/36622
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