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Utilizing haptic feedback in drill rigs

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)73-78
Number of pages6
JournalLecture Notes in Computer Science
Volume7283 LNCS
Issue numberPART 2
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed


We introduce a haptic user interface to aid driving and rod positioning in surface drill rigs, and report results from a laboratory evaluation carried out for the implemented prototype. Based on the results, we suggest how haptic interface should be implemented for such situations.


  • haptic feedback, UX, work machines