Visual and Infrared Sensor Data-Based Obstacle Detection for the Visually Impaired Using the Google Project Tango Tablet Development Kit and the Unity Engine

Rabia Jafri, Rodrigo Louzada Campos, Syed Abid Ali and Hamid R. Arabnia, IEEE Access, IEEE Computer Society, 2017 (accepted and to appear)

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A Tangible User Interface-Based Application Utilizing 3D-Printed Manipulatives for Teaching Tactual Shape Perception and Spatial Awareness Sub-Concepts to Visually Impaired Children

Rabia Jafri, Asmaa Mohammed Aljuhani and Syed Abid Ali, International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction, Elsevier, 2017, Volume 11, pp. 3-11.

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A GPU-Accelerated Real-Time Contextual Awareness Application for the Visually Impaired on Google’s Project Tango Device

Rabia Jafri, The Journal of Supercomputing, Springer, 2017, Volume 73, Issue 2, pp. 887-899.

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Exploring the Potential of Eyewear-Based Wearable Display Devices for Use by the Visually Impaired

Rabia Jafri and Syed Abid Ali, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on User Science and Engineering (i-USEr 2014), September 2-5, Shah Alam, Malaysia, IEEE Computer Society, pp. 119-124, 2014.

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Electronic Braille Blocks: A Tangible Interface-based Application for Teaching Braille Letter Recognition to Very Young Blind Children

Rabia Jafri. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs (ICCHP 2014), July 9-11, Paris, France, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 8548, pp. 551-558, 2014.

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A GPS-based Personalized Pedestrian Route Recording Smartphone Application for the Blind

Rabia Jafri and Syed Abid Ali. Proceedings of the 16th International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction (HCI 2014) – Posters’ Extended Abstracts, June 22-27, Crete, Greece, Springer International Publishing, Communications in Computer and Information Science (CCIS), Volume 435, pp. 232-237, 2014.

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A Multimodal Tablet–based Application for the Visually Impaired for Detecting and Recognizing Objects in a Home Environment

Rabia Jafri and Syed Abid Ali. Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs (ICCHP 2014), July 9-11, Paris, France, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS), Volume 8547, pp. 356-359, 2014.

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Face Recognition for the Visually Impaired

Rabia Jafri, Syed Abid Ali and Hamid R. Arabnia. Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Information and Knowledge (IKE ’13), July 22-25, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 153-159, 2013. Read more

Computer Vision-based Object Recognition for the Visually Impaired Using Visual Tags

Rabia Jafri, Syed Abid Ali and Hamid R. Arabnia, Proceedings of the 2013 International Conference on Image Processing, Computer Vision, and Pattern Recognition (IPCV ’13), July 22-25, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, pp. 400-406, 2013. Read more

Computer Vision-based Object Recognition for the Visually Impaired in an Indoors Environment: a Survey

Rabia Jafri, Syed Abid Ali, Hamid R. Arabnia and Shameem Fatima. The Visual Computer, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, 2014. ISSN: 1432-2315. DOI: 10.1007/s00371-013-0886-1, Volume 30, Issue 11, pp. 1197-1222 (Published online: October 15, 2013). Read more