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1. (WO2018184032) HAPTIC INTERFACE DEVICES

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/184032    International Application No.:    PCT/US2018/025772
Publication Date: Fri Oct 05 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Tue Apr 03 01:59:59 CEST 2018
IPC: G06F 3/01
Applicants: VRGLUV LLC
Inventors: KEARNEY, Derek
TAYLOR, Christopher
SHELTON, Addison
BROWN, Harold
Title: HAPTIC INTERFACE DEVICES
Abstract:
Disclosed herein are interface devices and systems. In one aspect, a haptic interface device includes at least one position detection module configured to determine positional data for determining a position of at least one portion of at least one body part of the user; at least one tensile element or compressive element coupled to the at least one body part and configured to produce at least one of: a predetermined range of motion and applied force to a coupled body part; and at least one haptic feedback module configured to produce force feedback or tactile sensation to the at least one body part, the feedback module comprising: at least one motion control module configured to control motion of the at least one body part; and at least one force sensor configured to determine applied force data generated from the at least one body part. Also disclosed herein are methods for using the disclosed devices and systems.