A Multi-Function Glove for Harsh Environments

D. Lerch
Institute for Disabilities Research and Training, US

Keywords: communications, sensors, gesture

Summary:

A novel multi-function glove designed for harsh environment applications (such as military, mining, steel, and oil/gas exploration). This glove contains an embedded system that uses patented motion sensing technology (AcceleGlove) to recognize hand/arm gestures plus a customization ability for harsh environment applications by connecting sensing, output, and communication modules.