Journal on Technology & Persons with Disabilities Volume 8



This collection houses Volume 8 of the Journal on Technology & Persons with Disabilities published by the CSUN Center on Disabilities. 2020 marks the eighth year of the journal, which gathers the best papers from the 35th Annual Assistive Technology Conference , held in Anaheim, California on March 9-13, 2020.

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  • Alam, Shahinur; Mahmud, Md Sultan; Yeasin, Mohammed (California State University, Northridge., 2020)
    An assistive solution to assess incoming threats (e.g., robbery, burglary, gun violence) for homes will enhance the safety of the people with or without disabilities. This paper presents 'SafeNet' - an integrated assistive ...
  • Coughlan, James M.; Shen, Huiying; Biggs, Brandon (California State University, Northridge., 2020)
    We describe a new approach to audio labeling of 3D objects such as appliances, 3D models and maps that enables a visually impaired person to audio label objects. Our approach to audio labeling is called CamIO, a smartphone ...
  • Chandrashekar, Sambhavi; McCardle, Lindsay (California State University, Northridge., 2020)
    Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG), organized under the four principles Perceivable, Operable, Understandable, and Robust, form the standards for building web pages that are accessible to users with disabilities. ...
  • Moon, Nathan W.; Griffiths, Patricia C.; LaForce, Salimah; Linden, Maureen (California State University, Northridge., 2020)
    We present findings from the Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center for Wireless Inclusive Technologies (Wireless RERC) Survey of User Needs (SUN) for 2017-2018. The Wireless RERC has surveyed wireless technology ...
  • Denker, Alexander H.; Baker, Paul M.A. (California State University, Northridge., 2020)
    As we age, many of an individual's abilities (e.g. cognition, perception, mobility) begin to change in ways which can result in functional limitations. Although capabilities vary across the population, change also varies ...