Skin-integrated VR device shows great potential for prostheses control


Photo: User with the VR device on his arm; Copyright: Dr Yu Xinge

The user wears the VR device (black part) on his upper arm. The sensor on the prosthetic hand can detect the shape of the object he grasped, and then generate a simulated 'touch' through the VR device, he can then perceive the shape of the object.