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Cross-Field Haptics

HASHIZUME Satoshi / TAKAZAWA Kazuki / KOIKE Amy / OCHIAI Yoichi

Gadget [Japan]

A haptic (tactility-imparting) device that permits the changing of real-world textures. Through a combination of technologies, the device can reproduce such tactile sensations as softness, resistance, and vibration. Electrostatic and magnetic fields derived from electrostatic adsorption and magnetic fluid are combined to create the textures of various materials as well as living tissue, such as the heart and other organs.

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HASHIZUME Satoshi

Japan

Born in 1994 in Shizuoka Prefecture. Member of Digital Nature Group, University of Tsukuba. Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies.

( 2017 )

TAKAZAWA Kazuki

Japan

Born in 1994 in Ibaraki Prefecture. School of Informatics, College of Media Arts, Science and Technology, University of Tsukuba. Researches optical displays.

( 2017 )

KOIKE Amy

Japan

Born in 1995 in Tokyo. Member of Digital Nature Group, University of Tsukuba. Graduate School of Library, Information and Media Studies.

( 2017 )

OCHIAI Yoichi

Japan

Born in 1987 in Tokyo. Media artist. Assistant Professor, University of Tsukuba. Head of Digital Nature Group.

( 2017 )

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