Sensory Perception & Interaction Research Group

University of British Columbia

SPIN Alumni Hasti Seifi and Dilan Ustek Eurohaptics Talks and Honours

Hasti Seifi and Dilan Ustek have both recently attended Eurohaptics to present talks and receive awards!

Dilan Ustek presented a talk about her project "A Multimodal Illusion of Force Improves Control Perception in Above-Surface Gesture: Elastic Zoom" as based on her thesis work from UBC. 

Hasti Seifi received an award as the winner of the 2017 EuroHaptics Society award for the best Ph.D. thesis in the field of haptics. Her work was based on various projects such as VibViz, VibMix, and HapTurk. 

Additionally, Hasti also presented a talk based on her thesis in a special plenary session. Additonal details can be found here: https://www.cs.ubc.ca/news/2018/06/cs-alumnae-hasti-seifi-receives-2017-eurohaptics-society-phd-thesis-award

Congratulations to both of these alumni for their fantastic work!