Patent Number: 7,088,224

Title: Audio information transmitting apparatus and the method thereof, and a vibrator holding structure

Abstract: An audio information transmitting apparatus for transmitting audio information to a human body, comprises an audio signal generating unit in which an audio signal is generated based on inputted audio, an audio information recognizing unit in which the audio signal is recognized as audio information, a vibration signal generating unit in which a vibration signal is generated based on the audio information, a vibration transmitter for transmitting mechanical vibration based on the vibration signal, wherein the vibration signal generating unit modulates a carrier signal having a predetermined frequency based on a predetermined pulse-like pattern corresponding to the audio information so as to generate the vibration signal.

Inventors: Nakagawa; Seiji (Osaka, JP), Yamaguchi; Masahiko (Osaka, JP)

Assignee: National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

International Classification: H04B 3/36 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 8/08/02018