News tagged ‘disney research’
Thursday, 10 Oct 2013
Disney Research has unveiled an electrostatic tactile feedback system that is able to simulate friction forces on a touch screen. It will then create the illusion of surface variations, making the user "feel" that he is touching a 3D object displayed on the screen.
Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013
Disney Research (an unofficial joint effort with labs such as ETH Zurich to analyze and develop for companies like ESPN, Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and so forth) has developed a breakthrough which can induce 3D computer models from 2D images.
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Researchers from Disney Research and Carnegie Mellon University are working on a technology dubbed "Touche" that will enable real-world objects like chairs or doorknobs to detect a touch event, and also recognize what they are being touched by and how they are being touched.