Submission Categories

The IEEE WHC 2019 solicits original, high quality submissions that are relevant to all the scientific, technological, and application aspects of haptics in the following eight forms:

  • Technical Papers
  • Workshops
  • Cross-Cutting Challenges
  • Hands-on Demos
  • Work-in-Progress
  • Student Innovation Challenge
  • Transactions on Haptics Poster
  • Haptic Design exhibition

  • IEEE World Haptics’s scientific, technological, and application areas include:

  • Haptic interface design and control
  • Tactile displays
  • Sensors and actuators
  • Human-computer interaction
  • Multi-modal systems
  • Virtual and augmented reality
  • Haptic rendering and modeling
  • Embedded haptics
  • Teleoperation
  • Shared control and collaboration
  • Robotic manipulation
  • Physical human-robot interaction
  • Human haptic perception
  • Neuroscience of touch
  • Haptics in industrial and commercial applications
  • Haptics in medical applications
  • Haptics in art and design applications
  • Other innovative applications of haptics