Haptic Blanket

Rachel Balma is a 2nd year  IXD  student that came to the Lab today to work on a project for their thesis. It's a haptic blanket that converts audio input into motor vibrations scattered throughout.

Rachel Balma is a 2nd year IXD student that came to the Lab today to work on a project for their thesis. It's a haptic blanket that converts audio input into motor vibrations scattered throughout.

Rachel was inspired by the work at a pediatric center in Yonkers that specializes in care for the deaf and hearing impaired.

Rachel was inspired by the work at a pediatric center in Yonkers that specializes in care for the deaf and hearing impaired.