When designing user interfaces, the knowlegde of human perception parameters is crucial for engineers. However, in many cases it is hard to find the exact properties needed – and engineers have to start doing psychophysical experiments.
Even years mean Eurohaptics year! This time, Imperial College in London invited The haptics community. As every year, there were exciting works at the conference from all aspects of haptics, find our highlights for the design of task-specific haptic interfaces in this post! Continue reading EuroHaptics 2016
Every two years there is the Actuator Conference in Bremen. The main topic of the conference are small actuators for all kinds of application – and of course also for haptic applications.
The selection of a suitable motor for a (vibro-)tactile application can be tiresome because of the variety of componentes and the mostly quite minimalistic datasheets. However, there are exeptions…