PRESENCE publishes Lokomat article

At last! 1.5 years after starting to write, the article Evaluation of Visual and Auditory Feedback in Virtual Obstacle Walking has been published by Presence. This is the final step, now it’s really over. I hope that my next publications will go a little bit smoother, but you never know what reviewers you get. Authors: Mathias Wellner, ­Audrey Schaufelberger,­ Joachim v. Zitzewitz, Robert Riener Title: Evaluation of Visual and Auditory Feedback in Virtual Obstacle Walking Read more →

Virtual Reality and the Lokomat

The system is ready and works now together with the Lokomat. As a first scenario we implemented obstacle walking. You see on our huge screen a tiny figure, walking along a path in an animated landscape. Obstacles are on the path and as soon as they approach the figurine, a different gait trajectory is switched to. We got these trajectories by recording obstacle crossings of six persons. An additional feature is sound, also being activated when the obstacle is crossed. Read more →