Smart Stick for Visually Challenged People

Authors(5) :-Prathipha V, Nivatha S V, Pavithra D, Rashini R, Ramesh A

Visually challenged persons face constraints in independent mobility and navigation. Mobility means the possibility of liberally moving, without support of any supplementary person, at home and unfamiliar scenarios. People with visual impairment tackle enormous limitations in terms of mobility. Our project focuses on obstacle detection, and finding location in order to enhance navigation facilities for visually impaired people. A system which guide or assist people with vision loss, ranging from partially sight to totally blind, by means of sound commands is referred as Navigation Assistance for Visually Impaired (NAVI). Many researches are being conducted to build navigation system for blind people. But most of them have limitations with respect to accuracy, usability, coverage which is not easy to overcome with current technology for both indoor, outdoor navigation.

Authors and Affiliations

Prathipha V
Department of ECE, Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Nivatha S V
Department of ECE, Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Pavithra D
Department of ECE, Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Rashini R
Department of ECE, Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
Ramesh A
Department of ECE, Sri Eshwar College of Engineering, Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

Microcontroller, Bluetooth, GPS(Global Positioning System), Voice Module App

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Publication Details

Published in : Volume 2 | Issue 2 | March-April 2017
Date of Publication : 2017-04-30
License:  This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.
Page(s) : 187-190
Manuscript Number : CSEIT172249
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

Prathipha V, Nivatha S V, Pavithra D, Rashini R, Ramesh A, "Smart Stick for Visually Challenged People", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.187-190, March-April-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT172249

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