February 21, 2012

Telesar V Real Time Avatar

Avatar has finally arrived realtime. Japanese researchers came up with a combination visor/gloves that puts the user into a robot. Telesar V relays audio and video via sensors and the glove delivers heat or texture through semiconductors. Its body has 7º of freedom, the head 8º and the arms 7º of movement. Professor Susumu Tachi and team from Keio University plan to use the system for post-disaster purposes.

Via Physorg

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Posted by Sheila Franklin at February 21, 2012 11:16 AM
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