Hajukone: Developing an Open Source Olfactory Device

  title={Hajukone: Developing an Open Source Olfactory Device},
  author={David K. McGookin and Dariela Escobar},
  booktitle={CHI Extended Abstracts},
In comparison to our other senses, there has been relatively little work on how our sense of smell can be effectively utilised in a Human-Computer Interface. We argue that the lack of easy access to 'off-the-shelf' computer controlled scent delivery devices restricts research in this area, and that without understanding what smell can be used for, there is little commercial case to make such devices available. In considering these issues, we have developed Hajukone: a smell delivery device that… CONTINUE READING