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A Tangible Interface to Realize Touch Operations on the Face of a Physical Object

Abstract

In this paper, we describe a tangible interface that can realize touch operations on a physical object. We printed physical objects that have conductive striped patterns using a multi-material 3D printer. The ExtensionSticker technique allows the user to operate capacitive touch-panel devices by tapping, scrolling, and swiping the physical object. By shaping the structure of conductive wiring inside a physical object, a variety of interfaces can be realized. We examined the conditions for using our proposed method on touch-panel devices.

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Book title

Adjunct Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology

Pages

81-83

Date of issue

2016/10/16

DOI

10.1145/2984751.2985711

Keywords

Physical interface / 3D printer / Capacitive touch panel.

Citation

Saraha Ueno, Kunihiro Kato, Homei Miyashita. A Tangible Interface to Realize Touch Operations on the Face of a Physical Object, Adjunct Proceedings of the 29th Annual Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology, pp.81-83, 2016.

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