Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Enhancing realism and communication bandwidth using multisensory cutaneous cues
Dr. Lynette Jones is a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. She is a recognized leading scientist in the area of haptics and tactile displays and wearable technologies. Her research group at MIT has built a number of tactile and thermal displays that have been used in research conducted by both academic and industrial organizations. Dr. Jones has served on several national committees including the Committee on Space Biology and Medicine of the National Research Council. She is the author of over 100 referred scientific publications and of two books. Dr. Jones was the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Haptics from 2014-2019. She is a Fellow of the IEEE.