chapter  8
10 Pages

Assessment of material perception of black lacquer

WithT. Komatsu, M. Ohkura, T. Ishikawa and M. Ayama, Japan

Material perception is a crucial factor in product design. We can feel material perception not only by vision but also by several other senses including our tactile sense. Therefore, material perception has been assessed under vision-only, tactileonly or visuo-tactile conditions. Based on its assessment, many studies exist on such physical characteristics as surface roughness or hardness, but few studies have addressed such emotional characteristics as nostalgia or pleasure.