Conclusion and Future Directions

  • Hasti SeifiEmail author
Part of the Springer Series on Touch and Haptic Systems book series (SSTHS)


We envision, for haptic personalization, a suite of tools that are unified by one underlying conceptual model and can be effectively incorporated into users’ workflows with various applications. Our vision is analogous to what we have for color personalization: A simple, yet powerful, suite of tools (color swatches, color gamut, sliders) built on the color theory (e.g., Munsell color system), and seamlessly integrated in a variety of applications (e.g., Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite) for a wide range of users. Below, we first discuss the contributions of this book towards this vision, divided by the three main themes that we presented in Chap.  1, then we outline the next steps for which the research described here has exposed a need.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.University of British ColumbiaVancouverCanada

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