Sökning: "gesture"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 54 avhandlingar innehållade ordet gesture.

  1. 1. 3D Gesture Recognition and Tracking for Next Generation of Smart Devices : Theories, Concepts, and Implementations

    Författare :Shahrouz Yousefi; Haibo Li; Touradj Ebrahimi; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; 3D gestural interaction; gesture recognition; gesture tracking; 3D visualization; 3D motion analysis; augmented environments; Media Technology; Medieteknik;

    Sammanfattning : The rapid development of mobile devices during the recent decade has been greatly driven by interaction and visualization technologies. Although touchscreens have signicantly enhanced the interaction technology, it is predictable that with the future mobile devices, e.g. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Representing discourse referents in speech and gesture

    Författare :Sandra Debreslioska; Språkinlärning; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; discourse; gestures; bimodal reference; narrative; German; cohesion; speech-gesture co-expressivity; speech-gesture relationship; language production; language perception; elicitation task; reaction time experiment; psycholinguistics;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis examines the way that speech and gestures are used together to represent referents in discourse. The starting point is the generally acknowledged observation that gestures are a constitutive part of language (Kendon, 2004; McNeill, 1992). LÄS MER

  3. 3. Children's Gestures from 18 to 30 Months

    Författare :Mats Andrén; Allmän språkvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; children; gesture; development; communication; language; action; semiotics; social cognition;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis concerns the nature of the gestures performed by five Swedish children. The children are followed from 18 to 30 months of age: an age range which is characterized by a rapid succession of developmental changes in children's abilities to communicate by means of both spoken language and gesture. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Understanding virtual speakers

    Författare :Jens Nirme; The Educational Technology Group; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Verbal Comprehension; Multimodality; Audiovisual integration; Gesture; Educational Technology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis addresses how verbal comprehension is affected by seeing the speaker and in particular when the speaker is an animated virtual speaker. Two people visually co-present – one talking and the other listening, trying to comprehend what is said – is a central and critical scenario whether one is interested in human cognition, communication or learning. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Agents secrets : Le public dans la construction interactive de la reprsentation thtrale

    Författare :Mathias Broth; Lorenza Mondada; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Romance languages - general; Theatre performance; audience; coughing; throat-clearing; silence; laughter; collective response; conversation analysis; institutional interaction; turntaking; official and unofficial actions; projection; listening; gesture; acting; Romanska språk - allmänt; Romance languages; Romanska språk; Romance Languages; Romanska språk; turn-taking; acting.; French language; Franska språket;

    Sammanfattning : The present study focusses on the theatre audience, and on its’ role in the maintenance of the theatrical situation. Using video-recorded performances of relatively naturalistic, modern dramas, the study examines the behaviour of the audience in relation to the unfolding of stage events. LÄS MER