The Implementation of Core Function for the Massage Chair on Korean Body types

한국인 체형에 맞는 안마의자용 핵심기능 구현

  • 김기봉 (대전보건대학교 컴퓨터정보과) ;
  • 김창겸 ((주)로하스테크) ;
  • 안우영 (대전보건대학교 바이오정보과)
  • Received : 2014.07.25
  • Accepted : 2014.09.20
  • Published : 2014.09.28


As an idea of healing or fatigue recovery, a desire for massage therapy has increased for modern people who complain of pain such as knotted muscles or shoulder discomfort due to fatigue accumulation and stress. To resolve this, although a massage chair has been developed, it does not provide the most efficient massage as it is not suitable for Korean body types. In this paper, this research analyzed massage, assembly, massage intensity, Korean body types and functions of the massage for maximized efficiency to design critical functions. Also, we implemented the action control and algorithm of the massage chair for localization.


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