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An Improved Laser Cane For The Blind
Author(s): J. Malvern Benjamin; Nazir A. Ali
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Paper Abstract

In 1965 the first model of a laser cane for the blind was produced for the Veterans Administration (VA)* by Bionic Instruments, Inc. Since then, development has prcceeded through three more models (Ref. 1) to the present C-5 cane (Ref. 2)-- the final "prcduction" model to be described here.

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Date Published: 1 March 1974
PDF: 4 pages
Proc. SPIE 0040, Quantitative Imagery in the Biomedical Sciences II, (1 March 1974); doi: 10.1117/12.953809
Show Author Affiliations
J. Malvern Benjamin, Bionic Instruments, Inc. (United States)
Nazir A. Ali, Bionic Instruments, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 0040:
Quantitative Imagery in the Biomedical Sciences II
Robin E. Herron, Editor(s)

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