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Factor Analysis of Synesthetic Perceptual Dimensions Using Aluminum Alloy Material Textures Surface in Industrial Products

  • Jialun HuangEmail author
  • Xiaozhou Zhou
  • Chengqi Xue
  • Lei Zhou
  • Yafeng Niu
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 876)

Abstract

In the context of the rapid development of industrial design, selection and combination of materials have become a significant topic of design research. Material texture can be perceived by the sense of vision and touch, but previous academic studies have only focused on single channel perception of materials. Here, we explore the correlation between the factors of material synesthetic perception dimensions and the evaluation dimension of aluminum alloy material surface. Analysis reveals four major dimensions: “Color,” “Glory,” “Roughness,” and “Regularity.” These dimensions include three factors that previous studies have regarded as fundamental in different studies, as well as one new factors: “Regularity”. This new factor put forward new ideas from the perspective of visual-tactile perception. Additionally, we indicate that when the factors “color” and “Glory” effect separately, its significance on material perception is higher than their simultaneous effect.

Keywords

Synesthesia perceptual dimensions Aluminum alloy material Texture surfaces Industrial products 

Notes

Acknowledgments

This work was supported by SAST Foundation of China (SAST No. 2016010) and Natural Fund of Jiangsu Province (No. BK20150636).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jialun Huang
    • 1
    Email author
  • Xiaozhou Zhou
    • 1
  • Chengqi Xue
    • 1
  • Lei Zhou
    • 1
  • Yafeng Niu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Industrial Design, School of Mechanical EngineeringSoutheast UniversityNanjingChina

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