Human-to-Human Strokes Recordings for Tactile Apparent Motion
Preliminary recordings of natural and continuous human-to-human caresses suggest that signals from real human caresses that can be compared to signals produced by apparent motion stimuli are captured.
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From Human-to-Human Touch to Peripheral Nerve Responses
- Biology2019 IEEE World Haptics Conference (WHC)
Human-to-human touch conveys rich, meaningful social and emotional sentiment. At present, however, we understand neither the physical attributes that underlie such touch, nor how the attributes evoke…
Conveying Emotions Through Device-Initiated Touch
- Computer ScienceIEEE Transactions on Affective Computing
This article explores the design space of device-initiated touch for conveying emotions with an interactive system reproducing a collection of human touch characteristics and suggests that certain combinations of touch characteristics are associated with the perception of different degrees of valence and of arousal.
Spatial patterns of cutaneous vibration during whole-hand haptic interactions
- PsychologyProceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
It is shown that during natural interactions with ordinary objects, mechanical energy originating at finger contact propagates through the whole hand, and that vibration signals that are captured remotely contain sufficient information to discriminate between gestures and between the touched objects.
Affective touch gesture recognition for a furry zoomorphic machine
- Computer ScienceTEI '13
This work integrates a fur sensor with a piezoresistive fabric location/pressure sensor, and adapt the combined design to cover a curved creature-like object, and performs machine learning analysis to recognize 9 key affective touch gestures.
Hedonic Responses to Touch are Modulated by the Perceived Attractiveness of the Caresser
Social Touch Technology: A Survey of Haptic Technology for Social Touch
- Psychology, BusinessIEEE Transactions on Haptics
This survey provides an overview of work on haptic technology for social touch, reflecting on the current state of research into social touch technology, and providing suggestions for future research and applications.
Reading the mind in the touch: Neurophysiological specificity in the communication of emotions by touch
Tactile motion aftereffects produced by appropriate presentation for mechanoreceptors
- Biology, PsychologyExperimental Brain Research
The development of a protocol that reliably produces tactile MAEs will provide a useful psychophysical probe into the neural mechanisms of tactile motion processing as well as explore the neural dynamics of motion processing in the brain.
Touch uses frictional cues to discriminate flat materials
- PsychologyScientific reports
This result demonstrates that differences in interfacial mechanics between the finger and a material can be sensed by touch and that the evanescent mechanics that take place before the onset of steady slip have perceptual value.
Uncovering Human-to-Human Physical Interactions that Underlie Emotional and Affective Touch Communication
- Psychology2019 IEEE World Haptics Conference (WHC)
An automated approach to eliciting the essential features of emotional touch communications by extracting dependent measures tied to the intensity and velocity of the toucher’s hand and parts of the hand in contact is described.