Touch Perception

Known as: Tactile Perceptions, Perceptions, Tactile, Perception, Tactile 
The process by which the nature and meaning of tactile stimuli are recognized and interpreted by the brain, such as realizing the characteristics or… (More)
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2013
2013
The human finger is exquisitely sensitive in perceiving different materials, but the question remains as to what length scales… (More)
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2011
2011
The nematode C. elegans senses head and nose touch using multiple classes of mechanoreceptor neurons that are electrically… (More)
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2011
2011
The perception of tactile stimuli on the face is modulated if subjects concurrently observe a face being touched; this effect… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND While the sense of bodily ownership has now been widely investigated through the rubber hand illusion (RHI), very… (More)
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2009
2009
Use is a major factor driving plasticity of cortical processing and cortical maps. As demonstrated of blind Braille readers and… (More)
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2007
2007
Building virtual agents that are able to perceive and appraise touch increase the lifelikeness and interaction possibilities in… (More)
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2007
2007
Uncertainty is one of the main problems that have to deal robot manipulation systems in service environments. In this paper we… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Touch differs from other exteroceptive senses in that the body itself forms part of the tactile percept. Interactions between… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Researchers have known for more than a century that crossing the hands can impair both tactile perception and the execution of… (More)
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2003
2003
When saccading to a silent clock, observers sometimes think that the second hand has paused momentarily. This effect has been… (More)
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