Faculty Advisor

Cotnoir, Paul David

Abstract

‘Umwelt’ is a German word meaning “environments,” or “surroundings.” In English, we use the word to describe the world as it is perceived by a given organism. As sighted people, we can only imagine the disconnect that arises when another person’s Umwelt doesn’t include sight.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

April 2018

Major

Mechanical Engineering

Project Type

Major Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Unrestricted

Advisor Department

Mechanical Engineering

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