Articles | Volume 8, issue 1
Regular research article
18 Feb 2019
Regular research article |  | 18 Feb 2019

A study of hand-movement gestures to substitute for mouse-cursor placement using an inertial sensor

Romy Budhi Widodo, Reyna Marsya Quita, Rhesdyan Setiawan, and Chikamune Wada

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This paper examines the new study of hand orientation as a substitute for computer-mouse movement and is evaluated based on ISO/TS 9241 part 411:Ergonomics of human–system interaction. Two pairs of hand-orientation candidates were evaluated, pitch–roll and pitch–yaw, to substitute up–down and left–right mouse-cursor movements. The empirical findings in this study provide a new suggestion for a suitable level of difficulty when using an inertial sensor to emulate the movement of a mouse cursor.