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Magic Lenses for Augmented Virtual Environments
July/August 2006 (vol. 26 no. 4)
pp. 64-73
Leonard D. Brown, The University of Arizona
Hong Hua, The University of Arizona
The authors developed a Magic Lens framework for Scape, an augmented virtual environment (AVE). They generalize the functional characteristics of Magic Lenses in terms of 3D visualization in AVEs and present two tangible Magic Lens-enabled devices with complementary interface capabilities. The authors also demonstrate their Magic Lens devices through testbed applications relevant to urban planning and medical training.

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Index Terms:
Augmented Reality (AR), Head-Mounted Display (HMD), Head-Mounted Projection Display (HMPD), Human Computer Interfaces (HCI), Virtual Reality (VR)
Citation:
Leonard D. Brown, Hong Hua, "Magic Lenses for Augmented Virtual Environments," IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, vol. 26, no. 4, pp. 64-73, July-Aug. 2006, doi:10.1109/MCG.2006.84
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