Evidence for haptic memory

  title={Evidence for haptic memory},
  author={R. H. Shih and Adam Dubrowski and Heather Carnahan},
  journal={World Haptics 2009 - Third Joint EuroHaptics conference and Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems},
  • R. Shih, A. Dubrowski, H. Carnahan
  • Published 18 March 2009
  • Engineering
  • World Haptics 2009 - Third Joint EuroHaptics conference and Symposium on Haptic Interfaces for Virtual Environment and Teleoperator Systems
The purpose of these experiments was to investigate the minimum duration of haptic memory representations. The term haptic memory can be defined as the ability to retain impressions of haptically acquired information after the original stimulus is absent. Participants repeatedly picked up objects of various masses. The time interval between the final practice lift of each object and a test lift was manipulated. In the 0 second delay condition, there was no delay between the release of the… 

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