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Environmental Awareness Device for the Visually Impaired

Show simple item record Turner, Matthew Priest, Mike Reis, Dan Khokhar, Omair 2008-05-05T15:27:04Z 2008-05-05T15:27:04Z 2007
dc.description.abstract In this paper we present a new systems for the navigation of visually impaired persons around campus. The main idea is a range finding device that allow the user to sense what is around them. The design consists of 3 ultrasonic sensors on a pair of glasses connected to a micro-controller which in turn moves 3 linear actuators on the skin giving the user a sense of what is around them. en
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dc.subject electrostatic transducer en
dc.subject linear actuator en
dc.subject micro-controller en
dc.subject sonar ranging module en
dc.title Environmental Awareness Device for the Visually Impaired en
dc.type Book chapter en

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