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|Title:||Design and evaluation of a wearable remote social touch device||Authors:||Wang, R.
|Issue Date:||2010||Citation:||Wang, R.,Quek, F.,Teh, J.K.S.,Cheok, A.D.,Lai, S.R. (2010). Design and evaluation of a wearable remote social touch device. International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces and the Workshop on Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction, ICMI-MLMI 2010 : -. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1145/1891903.1891959||Abstract:||Psychological and sociological studies have established the essential role that touch plays in interpersonal communication. However this channel is largely ignored in current telecommunication technologies. We design and implement a remote touch armband with an electric motor actuator. This is paired with a touch input device in the form of a force-sensor-embedded smart phone case. When the smart phone is squeezed, the paired armband will be activated to simulate a squeeze on the user's upper arm. A usability study is conducted with 22 participants to evaluate the device in terms of perceptibility. The results show that users can easily perceive touch at different force levels. © 2010 ACM.||Source Title:||International Conference on Multimodal Interfaces and the Workshop on Machine Learning for Multimodal Interaction, ICMI-MLMI 2010||URI:||http://scholarbank.nus.edu.sg/handle/10635/69827||ISBN:||9781450304146||DOI:||10.1145/1891903.1891959|
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