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Artificial Life and Robotics

, Volume 2, Issue 4, pp 145–150 | Cite as

From sensory substitute technology to virtual reality research

  • Tohru Ifukube
Invited Article

Abstract

This paper describes research into sensory substitutes for the disabled, and proposes one basic research approach to assistance technology. It also reports on how the technology is related to virtual reality research.

Key words

Sensory substitute The disabled Virtual reality 

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© ISAROB 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Laboratory of Sensory Information Engineering, Research Institute for Electronic ScienceHokkaido UniversitySapporoJapan

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