TechConnect Innovation Program

HaptiMoto

Sketch Recognition Lab, Texas A & M university, Texas, United States

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

A wearable navigation information presentation device for motorcyclist and pedestrians

Primary Application Area: Electronics, Sensors & Communications

Technology Development Status: Prototype

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: HaptiMoto is a wearable device with three tactile actuators to convey four driving directions (left, right, straight and U-Turn) in the form of vibration signals that are intuitive and perceptible for riders. It's designed to be non-intrusive to riders and convey minimum required information for navigation via vibration signals.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Academic/Gov Lab

Showcase Booth #: 623

Website: srl.cse.tamu.edu

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date:

Primary Sources of Funding: University

Looking for: Both Funding and Development Partners