Skip to main content

Future Tactile Sense

  • Chapter
  • First Online:
Tactile Score

Part of the book series: SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology ((BRIEFSAPPLSCIENCES))

  • 555 Accesses

Abstract

In this final chapter, we give another aspect of tactile sense and massage from the view point of Natural computing, NC; NC is a interdisciplinary research field relating to computer science, biology, chemistry and so on. An aim of NC is to understand nature as algorithm: in the previous chapter, we showed that massages can be regarded as basic techniques and its composition, where we are also able to regard basic techniques as “codes” and its composition as a “computer program,” hence we can also consider a massage as a model of NC. We give a novel “platform” for investigating and designing massage.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in via an institution to check access.

Access this chapter

Subscribe and save

Springer+ Basic
EUR 32.99 /Month
  • Get 10 units per month
  • Download Article/Chapter or eBook
  • 1 Unit = 1 Article or 1 Chapter
  • Cancel anytime
Subscribe now

Buy Now

Chapter
USD 29.95
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Available as PDF
  • Read on any device
  • Instant download
  • Own it forever
eBook
USD 39.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Available as EPUB and PDF
  • Read on any device
  • Instant download
  • Own it forever
Softcover Book
USD 54.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
  • Compact, lightweight edition
  • Dispatched in 3 to 5 business days
  • Free shipping worldwide - see info

Tax calculation will be finalised at checkout

Purchases are for personal use only

Institutional subscriptions

References

  1. Adleman LM (1994) Molecular computation of solutions to combinatorial problems. Science 266(5187):1021–1024

    Google Scholar 

  2. Murata S, Konagaya A, Kobayashi S, Saito H, Hagiya M (2013) Molecular robotics: a new paradim for artifacts. New gener comput 31(1):27–45

    Google Scholar 

  3. Nakagaki Toshiyuki, Yamada Hiroyasu, To’th A’gota (2000) Maze-solving by an amoeboid organism. Nature 407:470

    Article  Google Scholar 

  4. Suzuki Y (2013) Harness the nature for computation. In: Natural computing and beyond proceedings in information and communications technology Vol 6. Springer Verlag, Berlin, pp 49–70

    Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information

Authors and Affiliations

Authors

Corresponding author

Correspondence to Yasuhiro Suzuki .

Rights and permissions

Reprints and permissions

Copyright information

© 2014 The Author(s)

About this chapter

Cite this chapter

Suzuki, Y., Suzuki, R. (2014). Future Tactile Sense . In: Tactile Score. SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. Springer, Tokyo. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-54547-7_7

Download citation

  • DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-4-431-54547-7_7

  • Published:

  • Publisher Name: Springer, Tokyo

  • Print ISBN: 978-4-431-54546-0

  • Online ISBN: 978-4-431-54547-7

  • eBook Packages: EngineeringEngineering (R0)

Publish with us

Policies and ethics