Karen McMenemy's A Hitchhiker's Guide to Virtual Reality PDF

By Karen McMenemy

ISBN-10: 1568813031

ISBN-13: 9781568813035

ISBN-10: 1568814771

ISBN-13: 9781568814773

A Hitchhiker's consultant to digital Reality brings jointly less than one disguise the entire points of pictures, video, audio, and haptics that experience to interact to make digital truth a fact. like several reliable advisor, it unearths the sensible stuff you want to know, from the perspective of authors who've been there. This two-part consultant covers the technology, know-how, and arithmetic of digital fact after which information its functional implementation. the 1st half seems to be at how the interface among human senses and know-how works to create digital truth, with a spotlight on imaginative and prescient, crucial experience in digital fact. the second one a part of the e-book is tightly built-in with an accompanying CD, which includes the courses for greater than 30 digital fact tasks, ranging in scope from a device that simulates digital sculpting to a set of software program for the keep watch over of a four-projector immersive digital atmosphere

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This is thankfully not reality, but a simulation carried out at BMW’s virtual reality center. They crash cars approximately 100 times before they even reach the prototype stage! Users of this system say that this type of crash visualization is essential for understanding the results of all the calculations necessary to see what effect different types of forces and impact collisions will have on the car’s structure and, of course, on the passengers. This type of simulation represents the visualization of a real object under virtual conditions.

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