J. Hernantes, D. Borro, A. García-Alonso



Haptic technology is quite recent and therefore in many cases it is difficult to simulate real contacts or interactions with a high sensation of realism. Collision response methods that calculate the force-feedback tend to cause haptic instabilities when the normal direction changes abruptly. In consequence, collision or contact events are often difficult to render properly in sharp corners by means of haptic devices. This paper describes a collision response method which not only provides users with a stable force feedback, but also a comfortable and convincing haptic interaction. The experimental results show that this approach leads to a smoother force evolution which manages to avoid discontinuities and enhances the quality in the interaction with corners.


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Hernantes J., Borro D. and García-Alonso A. (2007). STABLE HAPTIC RESPONSE FOR COMPLEX INTERACTIONS . In Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 2: GRAPP, ISBN 978-972-8865-72-6, pages 146-153. DOI: 10.5220/0002082401460153

in Bibtex Style

author={J. Hernantes and D. Borro and A. García-Alonso},
booktitle={Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 2: GRAPP,},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computer Graphics Theory and Applications - Volume 2: GRAPP,
SN - 978-972-8865-72-6
AU - Hernantes J.
AU - Borro D.
AU - García-Alonso A.
PY - 2007
SP - 146
EP - 153
DO - 10.5220/0002082401460153