SCENT-BASED COLOR IDENTIFICATION FOR PATIENTS WITH VISUAL DISABILITY

Hector Arturo Flórez Fernández

Resumen


Nowadays, human disabilities are very common in all places around the world. However, when one person has a disability affecting one of the senses (e.g., sight, hearing), that person usually increases his/her capabilities with other senses. For instance, people with sight-associated disability normally increase their acuteness in senses like hearing and smell. Taking advantage of this human characteristic, in this paper we propose a prototype to offer patients with sight disability the opportunity to identify a set of colors using small amounts of particular essence.


Palabras clave


Patient; Sight disability; RGB sensor; scent; sense capacity

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.14483/22484728.7890

https://doi.org/10.14483/issn.2248-4728