Biomedical Applications in Molecular, Structural, and Functional Imaging

Experimental quantification of the tactile spatial responsivity of human cornea

[+] Author Affiliations
Yevgeny Beiderman

Agricultural Research Organization (ARO)—The Volcani Center, Agricultural Engineering Department, Beit-Degan 50250, Israel

Michael Belkin

Tel-Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel

Ygal Rotenstreich

Tel-Aviv University, Sheba Medical Center, Tel-Hashomer 52621, Israel

Zeev Zalevsky

Bar-Ilan University, Faculty of Engineering, Ramat-Gan 52900, Israel

J. Med. Imag. 2(1), 016002 (Jan 06, 2015). doi:10.1117/1.JMI.2.1.016002
History: Received June 30, 2014; Accepted December 3, 2014
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Abstract.  We present the first experimental quantification of the tactile spatial responsivity of the cornea and we teach a subject to recognize spatial tactile shapes that are stimulated on their cornea.

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Topics

Cornea ; Eye ; Matrices

Citation

Yevgeny Beiderman ; Michael Belkin ; Ygal Rotenstreich and Zeev Zalevsky
"Experimental quantification of the tactile spatial responsivity of human cornea", J. Med. Imag. 2(1), 016002 (Jan 06, 2015). ; http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/1.JMI.2.1.016002


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