Archive for August 9th, 2009

Touchable Holography

Sunday, August 9th, 2009 by Minseok Kim

Hologram technology is growing. Now we can touch and sense 3d holgrams projected in the air. It’s impossible to touch light, but by using ultrasound it can be simulated. Called ‘Airborne Ultrasound Tactile Display’ developed by researchers at The University of Tokyo.

Hologram that you can touch

Hologram that you can touch

This technology connects virtual and real world. Not only the visual but also haptic experiences.Virtual reality is now one step closer. Let’s see how ‘Touchable Holograms’ can change our life.

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