Mind-Controlled Augmentative and Alternative Communication for People with Severe Motor Disabilities

Conference Paper
Aljawharah, Alabdullatif, . 2013
Conference Name: 
2013 9th International Conference on Innovations in Information Technology (IIT)
Conference Location: 
Al-Ain, UAE
Conference Date: 
Sunday, March 17, 2013
Publication Abstract: 

This paper describes the research conducted to design the Arabic Brain Communicator (ABC), which is a brain-controlled typing system designed to facilitate communication for people with severe motor disabilities in Arabic. A user centered design was adopted; it included empirical investigations and meetings with Subject-Matter Experts and possible users. Activities conducted in the analysis and design of the system are discussed.