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The body surface as a communication system: The state of the art after 50 years

Abstract:

The suggestion that the body surface might be used as an additional means of presenting information to human-machine operators has been around in the literature for nearly 50 years. Although recent technological advances have made the possibility of using the body as a receptive surface much more realistic, the fundamental limitations on the human information processing of tactile stimuli presented across the body surface are, however, still largely unknown. This literature review provides an...

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Publisher copy:
10.1162/pres.16.6.655

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Gallace, A More by this author
Journal:
PRESENCE-TELEOPERATORS AND VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS
Volume:
16
Issue:
6
Pages:
655-676
Publication date:
2007-12-05
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EISSN:
1531-3263
ISSN:
1054-7460
URN:
uuid:4024ef62-dd1f-4d7a-bd6f-bbeac20bc40f
Source identifiers:
14646
Local pid:
pubs:14646
Language:
English

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