Pedestrian navigation based on landmark recognition using glass-type wearable devices

Ryoya Yano, Tomoyuki Nitta, Kazuaki Ishikawa, Masao Yanagisawa, Nozomu Togawa

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Abstract

In this paper, we propose a pedestrian navigation system based on landmark recognition. Our proposed system utilizes a glass-type wearable device and gives a correspondence between a map and a real-world landscape. By recognizing a landmark position effectively, a pedestrian can easily know where to turn at each turning position and hence he/she can reach his/her goal without losing his/her way. Experimental results demonstrate that the proposed system can increase the landmarks which pedestrians can recognize and thus gives comprehensive navigation effectively.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publication2016 IEEE 5th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics, GCCE 2016
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781509023332
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2016 Dec 27
Event5th IEEE Global Conference on Consumer Electronics, GCCE 2016 - Kyoto, Japan
Duration: 2016 Oct 112016 Oct 14

Publication series

Name2016 IEEE 5th Global Conference on Consumer Electronics, GCCE 2016

Other

Other5th IEEE Global Conference on Consumer Electronics, GCCE 2016
CountryJapan
CityKyoto
Period16/10/1116/10/14

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Signal Processing
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Hardware and Architecture
  • Instrumentation

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