Search for dissertations about: "Kenneth Duvefelt"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Kenneth Duvefelt.

  1. 1. Adhesion and Friction - a Study on Tactility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Kenneth Duvefelt; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Adhesion; finger; friction; humidity; material; model; tactile friction; tactility; Machine Design; Maskinkonstruktion;

    Abstract : Although we are surrounded by hundreds of surfaces we can still distinguish them from each other simply by touch. The tactile information, interpreted by our brain and given by our fingers, is precise, but to put words to the sensation is very difficult — is it smooth, sticky or harsh? We do not only perceive surfaces differently, we also describe them in our own way. READ MORE