Voice Operated Outdoor Navigation System for Blind Persons

Authors(4) :-G. Perivina, M. Narmatha, M. Nandhini, G. Nandhinidevi

The blind persons use several types to detect and avoid obstacles . Guide dogs, white canes is said to have limited aid for finding the way to a location. So the main objective is to create a portable, simple less costly system that will allow them to travel through unfamiliar environments without the aid of guides. Several guidance system has been developed for vision impaired people, but these are tends to be expensive also make the use of a client server approach. By the advancement in modern day ultrasonic sensor, pyroelectric sensor and ARM microcontroller technology, the proposed system aids in navigation via audible output, helping in localizing where they are and to improve their mobility. The audio output gives information on the navigation direction that makes use of GPS and alerts using various sensors. The aim of the project is to help the visually impaired to improve their communication and provides independency to them.

Authors and Affiliations

G. Perivina
Department of ECE, Kathir College of Engineering,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
M. Narmatha
Department of ECE, Kathir College of Engineering,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
M. Nandhini
Department of ECE, Kathir College of Engineering,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India
G. Nandhinidevi
Department of ECE, Kathir College of Engineering,Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India

ARM Processor, GPS, Blind, Voice assisted Navigation, Sensors.

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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) : 240-246
Manuscript Number : CSEIT172280
Publisher : Technoscience Academy

ISSN : 2456-3307

Cite This Article :

G. Perivina, M. Narmatha, M. Nandhini, G. Nandhinidevi, "Voice Operated Outdoor Navigation System for Blind Persons", International Journal of Scientific Research in Computer Science, Engineering and Information Technology (IJSRCSEIT), ISSN : 2456-3307, Volume 2, Issue 2, pp.240-246, March-April-2017.
Journal URL : http://ijsrcseit.com/CSEIT172280

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