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Issue No. 04 - Oct.-Dec. (2013 vol. 6)
ISSN: 1939-1412
pp: 522-527
Jongman Seo , Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang
Seungmoon Choi , Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang
ABSTRACT
"Vibrotactile flow" refers to a continuously moving sensation of vibrotactile stimulation applied by a few actuators directly onto the skin or through a rigid medium. Research demonstrated the effectiveness of vibrotactile flow for conveying intuitive directional information on a mobile device. In this paper, we extend previous research by investigating the perceptual characteristics of vibrotactile flows rendered on a mobile device and proposing a synthesis framework for vibrotactile flows with desired perceptual properties.
INDEX TERMS
actuators, haptic interfaces, mobile computing, vibrations
CITATION

J. Seo and S. Choi, "Perceptual Analysis of Vibrotactile Flows on a Mobile Device," in IEEE Transactions on Haptics, vol. 6, no. 4, pp. 522-527, 2013.
doi:10.1109/TOH.2013.24
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