IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - A wearable navigation aid for blind people using a vibrotactile information transfer system

2013 ICME International Conference on Complex Medical Engineering (CME 2013)

Author(s): M. R. Adame ; Jing Yu ; K. Moller ; E. Seemann
Sponsor(s): IEEE Syst., Man Cybern. Soc.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 May 2013
Conference Location: Beijing, China
Conference Date: 25 May 2013
Page(s): 13 - 18
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4673-2969-9
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4673-2971-2
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4673-2970-5
DOI: 10.1109/ICCME.2013.6548203
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In the present paper we describe different possibilities of vibrotactile stimulation of skin receptors for guiding visually impaired people. Different wearable low-budget prototypes were developed... View More

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