World Haptics ConferenceWeb site: http://www.worldhaptics.com/
Partecipants: 378 people, 15 expositors and 35 hands-on demos
Presented papers: 67 papers and 143 posters
Eurohaptics Conference and Symposium On Haptic Interfaces For Virtual Environment And Teleoperator Systems has been jointly for the first time. WHC took place in Pisa at CNR on March 18th -20th 2005. The event was organized by PERCRO and supported by the ENACTIVE Network.
The conference addressed all the aspects related to haptic interaction - from the basic scientific underpinnings, to the technological developments, to the different realizations and applications.
The presented papers dealt with topics within this three main areas:
- Science of Haptic Perception
- Technology of Haptic Interfaces
- Applications of Haptic Interfaces and Teleoperation Systems