publication . Patent . 2021

Method for evaluating manual work steps carried out by a person

Sarivan, Ioan-Matei; Madsen, Ole; Euteneuer, Felix; Díez Alvarez, Daniel; Baumann, Stefan Andreas; Schreiber, Matthias;
Open Access German
  • Published: 14 Jan 2021
  • Publisher: Deutsches Patent-und Markenamt
  • Country: Denmark
The invention concerns a method of reviewing steps within a task which is performed manually by a person. The invention is centered around pressure sensitive sensors which are attached on the worker's arm by making use of a finger ring, a wrist band or a glove that gather data about the perceived movement of the muscles inside the worker's arm. The signals are processed to detect certain hand gestures at the beginning and at the end of the task. The signals are further used to trigger certain data collection processes which are directly related to the task performed by the worker. The signals concern 1) the estimative determination of the force exerted by the wo...
free text keywords: Smartwatch, Quality Inspection, Wearable Devices, Machine Learning, Digitalisation
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