Emerging Material Technologies for Haptics

  title={Emerging Material Technologies for Haptics},
  author={Shantonu Biswas and Yon Visell},
  journal={Advanced Materials Technologies},
The sense of touch is involved in nearly all human activities, but information technologies for displaying tactile sensory information to the skin are rudimentary when compared to state‐of‐the‐art video and audio displays, or to tactile perceptual capabilities. Realizing tactile displays with good perceptual fidelity will require major advances in engineering, design, and fabrication. Research over several decades has highlighted the difficulties of meeting the required performance benchmarks… 

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