Non-visual viewing 3D Models, Web Page Layouts, and Code Structure using Tactile Displays

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Thursday, January 23rd, 2020 – 12:00pm to 1:00pm


Alexa Fay Siu, Stanford Department: Shape Lab


Brandon Biggs


Abstract - Dr. Alexa will be presenting work from 3 projects:

  • shapeCAD: An Accessible 3D Modelling Workflow for the Blind and Visually-Impaired Via 2.5D Shape Displays

  • Editing Spatial Layouts through Tactile Templates for People with Visual Impairments:

  • Tactile Code Skimmer: A Tool to Help Blind Programmers Feel the Structure of Code:

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