Three dimensional visualization to support command and control

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Virtual reality concepts are changing the way one thinks about and with computers. The concepts have already proven their potential usefulness in a broad range of applications. This research was concerned with exploring and demonstrating the utility of virtual reality in robotics and satellite command and control applications. The robotics work addressed the need to quickly build accurate graphical models of physical environments by allowing a user to interactively build a model of a remote environment by superimposing stereo graphics onto live stereo video. The satellite work addressed the fusion of multiple data sets or models into one synergistic display ... continued below

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Van Slambrook, G.A. April 1, 1997.

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    Publisher Info: Sandia National Labs., Albuquerque, NM (United States)
    Place of Publication: Albuquerque, New Mexico

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Virtual reality concepts are changing the way one thinks about and with computers. The concepts have already proven their potential usefulness in a broad range of applications. This research was concerned with exploring and demonstrating the utility of virtual reality in robotics and satellite command and control applications. The robotics work addressed the need to quickly build accurate graphical models of physical environments by allowing a user to interactively build a model of a remote environment by superimposing stereo graphics onto live stereo video. The satellite work addressed the fusion of multiple data sets or models into one synergistic display for more effective training, design, and command and control of satellite systems.

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INIS; OSTI as DE97006898

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  • Other Information: PBD: Apr 1997

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  • Other: DE97006898
  • Report No.: SAND--97-0964
  • Grant Number: AC04-94AL85000
  • DOI: 10.2172/491358 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 491358
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc676340

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Van Slambrook, G.A. Three dimensional visualization to support command and control, report, April 1, 1997; Albuquerque, New Mexico. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc676340/: accessed November 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.