Database of sensory characteristics of older persons and persons with disabilities

Databases classified according to sensory modalities

Select a sensory modality in which you are interested.

Vision Hearing Touch Taste Smell Other databases

Database list

You can see a list of all the databases.

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Databases classified according to objects of design

You can pick a database using the checklist.
Select a sensory modality in which you are interested.

Vision(visible) Hearing(audible) Touch(understandable by touching

Design examples

You can see examples of products designed using the databases.

"Visual design Auditory design Tactile design

What's New

1 April 2021

  • A new database:Colour combinations based of fundamental colours(Low vision and colour deficiency)opened.

31 March 2014

  • The new portal page opened.
  • A new database "Statistical distribution of hearing threshold levels as a function of age (ISO 7029) opened.
  • Some functions of each database have been updated.

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