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Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation

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Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation. / Raisamo, Jukka; Raisamo, Roope; Surakka, V.

In: IEEE Transactions on Haptics, Vol. 6, No. 4, 6517847, 10.2013, p. 517-521.

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Raisamo, J, Raisamo, R & Surakka, V 2013, 'Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation', IEEE Transactions on Haptics, vol. 6, no. 4, 6517847, pp. 517-521. https://doi.org/10.1109/TOH.2013.25

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Raisamo, J., Raisamo, R., & Surakka, V. (2013). Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation. IEEE Transactions on Haptics, 6(4), 517-521. [6517847]. https://doi.org/10.1109/TOH.2013.25

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Raisamo J, Raisamo R, Surakka V. Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation. IEEE Transactions on Haptics. 2013 Oct;6(4):517-521. 6517847. https://doi.org/10.1109/TOH.2013.25

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Raisamo, Jukka ; Raisamo, Roope ; Surakka, V. / Comparison of Saltation, Amplitude Modulation, and a Hybrid Method of Vibrotactile Stimulation. In: IEEE Transactions on Haptics. 2013 ; Vol. 6, No. 4. pp. 517-521.

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