Recent Videos

TouchCam: Realtime Recognition of Location-Specific On-Body Gestures to Support Users with Visual Impairments

The Design and Preliminary Evaluation of a Finger-Mounted Camera and Feedback System to Enable Reading of Printed Text for the Blind

Proceedings of ACVR 2014

Recent Talks

Making with a Social Purpose

Jon E. Froehlich

April 6, 2017 LTS Auditorium, College Park, MD

Interactive Computational Tools for Accessibility

Meethu Malu Ladan Najafizadeh Uran Oh Manaswi Saha Lee Stearns

Nov. 7, 2016 College Park, Maryland

Evaluating Haptic and Auditory Guidance to Assist Blind People in Reading Printed Text Using Finger-Mounted Cameras

Lee Stearns

Oct. 26, 2016 Reno, Nevada

Current Project Members

Lee Stearns
Nov 2012 - Present
PhD Student
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Jon E. Froehlich
Nov 2012 - Present
PI | Assistant Professor
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Rama Chellappa
Jan 2014 - Present
Co-PI | Professor
Electrical and Computer Engineering
University of Maryland
Leah Findlater
Jan 2014 - Present
Co-PI | Assistant Professor
iSchool
University of Maryland
David Ross
Sep 2014 - Present
Co-PI | Uncategorized
Center for Visual and Neurological Rehabilitation
Atlanta VA Medical Center

Past Project Members

Uran Oh
Jan 2014 - May 2017
PhD Student
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Victor De Souza
Jan 2017 - May 2017
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Liang He
Jan 2017 - May 2017
PhD Student
Computer Science & Engineering
University of Washington
Jonggi Hong
Jun 2015 - May 2017
PhD Student
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Alisha Pradhan
Aug 2016 - May 2017
MS Student
iSchool
University of Maryland
Alexander Medeiros
Aug 2016 - Dec 2016
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Meena Sengottuvelu
Jan 2016 - Dec 2016
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Chuan Chen
Jun 2016 - Aug 2016
High School Student
Poolesville High School
Jessica Yin
Jul 2016 - Aug 2016
High School Student
Poolesville High School
Harry Vancao
May 2016 - Aug 2016
Undergrad
Computer Engineering
University of Maryland
Virginia Melandri
May 2016 - Jul 2016
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Eric Lancaster
Sep 2015 - Dec 2015
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Tony Cheng
Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Andrew Matuza
May 2015 - Aug 2015
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Catherine Jou
Sep 2014 - May 2015
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Anis Abboud
Jan 2015 - May 2015
MS Student
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Weishin Chen
Feb 2015 - May 2015
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Ruofei Du
Aug 2013 - Jan 2015
PhD Student
Computer Science
University of Maryland
Yumeng Wang
Sep 2013 - Sep 2014
Undergrad
Architecture
University of Maryland
Ji Hyuk Bae
Jun 2014 - Aug 2014
High School Student
Montgomery Blair High School
Gideon Popkin
Sep 2013 - Dec 2013
Undergrad
Computer Science
University of Maryland