Tactile communication methods, systems and devices for wireless touch communication which include an array of electromechanical transducer each independently capable of producing a vibration for communication qualitative and quantitative tactile cues to a user, at least one electromagnetic field sensor coupled with at least one of the array of transducers for monitoring a change in an electromagnetic field of the array of electromechanical transducers and producing an output signals when a change is detected, wherein a change in a position of a transducer contractor produces the change in the electromagnetic field and a vibrotacticle waistbelt for housing the array of electromechanical transducers and sensors, wherein the vibrotactile waistbelt is worn by a user to receive and send wireless touch communication respectively from and to a remotely located controller.
US 7,696,860 B2
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Gilson, Richard; Brill, J.; Mortimer, Bruce; and Zets, Gary, "Electromagnetic field tactile display interface and biosensor" (2010). UCF Patents. 665.