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Disney adds haptic feedback with air gestures to control
The research arm of Disney has presented a technology to create in the air. Haptic feedback Through pressure the user gets the feeling that physical resistance is gestures operation.
The technology is called by Disney Aireal and works with a kind of pump which air in the direction of the user blows . By patterns of vibrations in the air to create haptic feedback is achieved, thus allowing the user gets when making hand gestures physical feedback. This should make hand gestures for operation give a natural feel. With Aireal vortexes are made; swirls of air that ‘burst’ as soon as they arrive at the user.
The system developed by Disney has five actuators for propelling air so as to make. Vortex The air is “spat out” via a nozzle that can move in different directions. These parts, like the rest of the Aireal system are manufactured using a 3D printer, according to Disney.
Disney is planning to demonstrate at the Siggraph meeting this week will be held in Germany. Aireal its technology The company also has a demonstration video released. However, it remains unclear whether and when Disney wants to use the technology in a product.Viewing:-98
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