Human-computer Interaction Complements (2008/2009)

Course partially running

Course code
4S00703
Name of lecturer
Marco Cristani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
5
Academic sector
INF/01 - INFORMATICS
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
2° Q dal Jan 26, 2009 al Mar 27, 2009.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

The course aims at improving the knowledge of the student about the human computer interaction, by providing examples of non-ordinary human-computer frameworks. Each discussed framework will be considered under a theoretical and practical point of view, i.e., in terms of efforts given to the interaction mechanism and in terms of how to build it.

Syllabus

Face-based (collaborative) interaction
-Face detection
-Face recognition
-Facial expression analysis - affective computing

Gesture-based (collaborative) interaction
-Hand gesture recognition
-Gesture recognition
-Activity recognition

Body-based (non-collaborative) interaction
-Motion detection
-Tracking
-Human activity analysis - social network

Assessment methods and criteria

The exam consists in the development of a project on a single topic faced during the classes, and implemented with MATLAB