NiceGroup

People:

Saeed Tajfar – 10435126

Zheng Chengyu – 10348533

Keyword:
  • Children with Intellectual Disabilities
  • Smart Objects Interaction
  • Large Screen Interaction
  • Touchless Interaction
Technologies:
  • Kinect
  • Arduino
Description:

Kinect Kitchen Game First story is the easiest scenario which can be performed by the children who are suffering from autism. In the beginning a video will be played and in parallel child can see himself inside the Big Screen, the story is going inside a Kitchen. After passing some seconds, the video will be stops and a playback sound says to the child: “Help the Duck to find the oven” also three Buttons will be appearing on the screen which can be selected by the child using Kinect.

Arduino Restaurant Game In the beginning a video will be played and in parallel child can see himself inside the Big Screen, the story is happening inside a Restaurant. After passing some seconds, the video will be stop and a playback sound says to the child: “Help Pocoyo to find the Green Apple”. Then the child has to choose between three different Apples with different colors, and bring it to the puppet. So, the color sensor can detect if the child has chosen the right color. Then if the child has chosen an apple with right color, the video continues. On the other hand, if child has chosen wrong color, puppet will responds and video does not continue.

Kinect Door Game In the beginning a video will be played and in parallel child can see himself inside the Big Screen, the story is happening inside a scene where Pocoyo sees a closed door. Then the puppet will ask the child, “Help Pocoyo to open the Door”. Now, child should perform the related gesture in front of the Kinect. Once the gesture is detected by the Kinect, the video will continue, the door will be open and shows a windy weather on the screen, and the Fan turns on to reproduce in reality what is going on in the video.