Development of a Tactile Board for Image Input
Aoyama Gakuin University, 6-16-1 Chitosedai, Setagaya-ku 157 Tokyo
A new visual aid apparatus which provides vibratory sensation to the skin has been developed. The apparatus has 64 vertically moving actuators arrayed 8×8 and is connected to a computer. Data of the image or the character displayed by the apparatus are input by the scanner to the computer.