HapticSerpent: A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR

Mohammed Al-Sada, Keren Jiang, Shubhhankar Ranade, Xinlei Piao, Thomas Höglund, Tatsuo Nakajima

    研究成果: Conference contribution

    6 引用 (Scopus)

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    Haptic feedback is an important part of virtual reality (VR), where it can increase the immersion and enjoyment. Within VR, research literature and products are mainly limited to vibrotactile feedback for the torso. We believe that additional types of haptic feedback around other areas of the body could potentially yield interesting VR experiences. Thus, we present HapticSerpent, which is a waist-worn robot capable of various haptic feedback on the torso, neck, face, arms and hands. We present our implementation specifications, followed by an initial evaluation to measure the distinguishability of taps applied to the torso. Also, we surveyed the acceptability of receiving feedback in different locations on the body. Participants noted an overall higher accuracy on the upper and sides of the torso and they generally disfavored haptic feedback in sensitive areas due to potential harm. Lastly, we discuss various research opportunities and challenges and present our future direction.

    元の言語English
    ホスト出版物のタイトルCHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
    ホスト出版物のサブタイトルEngage with CHI
    出版者Association for Computing Machinery
    2018-April
    ISBN(電子版)9781450356206, 9781450356213
    DOI
    出版物ステータスPublished - 2018 4 20
    イベント2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI EA 2018 - Montreal, Canada
    継続期間: 2018 4 212018 4 26

    Other

    Other2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI EA 2018
    Canada
    Montreal
    期間18/4/2118/4/26

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    Virtual reality
    Robots
    Feedback
    Specifications

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Human-Computer Interaction
    • Computer Graphics and Computer-Aided Design
    • Software

    これを引用

    Al-Sada, M., Jiang, K., Ranade, S., Piao, X., Höglund, T., & Nakajima, T. (2018). HapticSerpent: A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR. : CHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Engage with CHI (巻 2018-April). [LBW624] Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188518

    HapticSerpent : A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR. / Al-Sada, Mohammed; Jiang, Keren; Ranade, Shubhhankar; Piao, Xinlei; Höglund, Thomas; Nakajima, Tatsuo.

    CHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Engage with CHI. 巻 2018-April Association for Computing Machinery, 2018. LBW624.

    研究成果: Conference contribution

    Al-Sada, M, Jiang, K, Ranade, S, Piao, X, Höglund, T & Nakajima, T 2018, HapticSerpent: A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR. : CHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Engage with CHI. 巻. 2018-April, LBW624, Association for Computing Machinery, 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI EA 2018, Montreal, Canada, 18/4/21. https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188518
    Al-Sada M, Jiang K, Ranade S, Piao X, Höglund T, Nakajima T. HapticSerpent: A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR. : CHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Engage with CHI. 巻 2018-April. Association for Computing Machinery. 2018. LBW624 https://doi.org/10.1145/3170427.3188518
    Al-Sada, Mohammed ; Jiang, Keren ; Ranade, Shubhhankar ; Piao, Xinlei ; Höglund, Thomas ; Nakajima, Tatsuo. / HapticSerpent : A wearable haptic feedback robot for VR. CHI 2018 - Extended Abstracts of the 2018 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems: Engage with CHI. 巻 2018-April Association for Computing Machinery, 2018.
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