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Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE (2009)
Lafayette, LA, USA
Mar. 14, 2009 to Mar. 18, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-4244-3943-0
pp: 279-280
Flavio Prieto , Universidad Nacional de, Colombia, e-mail: faprietoo@unal.edu.co
Eduardo Londono , Museo del Oro, Colombia, e-mail: elondola@banrep.gov.co
Diego Restrepo , Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: dieg-res@uniandes. edu. co
Pablo Figueroa , Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: pfiguero@acm.org
Juan Borda , Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: jua-bord@uniandes.edu.co
Pierre Boulanger , University of Alberta, Canada, e-mail: pierreb@cs.ualberta.ca
ABSTRACT
We present an integrated interface that takes advantage of several VR technologies for the exploration of small artifacts in a Museum. This interface allows visitors to observe pieces in 3D from several viewpoints, touch them, feel their weight, and hear their sound at touch. From one hand, it will allow visitors to observe artifacts closer, in order to know more about selected pieces and to enhance their overall experience in a Museum. From the other hand, it lever-ages existing technologies in order to provide a multimodal interface, which can be easily replaced for others depending on costs or functionality. We describe some of the early results and experiences we provide in this setup.
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Flavio Prieto, Eduardo Londono, Diego Restrepo, Pablo Figueroa, Juan Borda, Pierre Boulanger, "A Multimodal Interface for Artifact's Exploration", Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE, vol. 00, no. , pp. 279-280, 2009, doi:10.1109/VR.2009.4811054
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