Wireality: Enabling Complex Tangible Geometries in Virtual Reality with Worn Multi-String Haptics

@article{Fang2020WirealityEC,
  title={Wireality: Enabling Complex Tangible Geometries in Virtual Reality with Worn Multi-String Haptics},
  author={Cathy Fang and Yang Zhang and Matthew Dworman and Chris Harrison},
  journal={Proceedings of the 2020 CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2020}
}
Today's virtual reality (VR) systems allow users to explore immersive new worlds and experiences through sight. Unfortunately, most VR systems lack haptic feedback, and even high-end consumer systems use only basic vibration motors. This clearly precludes realistic physical interactions with virtual objects. Larger obstacles, such as walls, railings, and furniture are not simulated at all. In response, we developed Wireality, a self-contained worn system that allows for individual joints on the… Expand
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