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Handbook of Augmented Reality

Editors: Furht, Borko (Ed.)

  • Provides an extensive overview of the key concepts behind Augmented Reality, as well as its current systems and applications
  • Explores the new trends in AR, including Wireless AR and 3D Technologies
  • Serves as a guide for current, on-going AR research, and forecasts future trends in the field
  • Presents case studies and examples from leading experts in AR
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Augmented Reality (AR) refers to the merging of a live view of the physical, real world with context-sensitive, computer-generated images to create a mixed reality. Through this augmented vision, a user can digitally interact with and adjust information about their surrounding environment on-the-fly. Handbook of Augmented Reality provides an extensive overview of the current and future trends in Augmented Reality, and chronicles the dramatic growth in this field. The book includes contributions from world expert s in the field of AR from academia, research laboratories and private industry. Case studies and examples throughout the handbook help introduce the basic concepts of AR, as well as outline the Computer Vision and Multimedia techniques most commonly used today. The book is intended for a wide variety of readers including academicians, designers, developers, educators, engineers, practitioners, researchers, and graduate students. This book can also be beneficial for business managers, entrepreneurs, and investors.

Table of contents (33 chapters)

  • Augmented Reality: An Overview

    Carmigniani, Julie (et al.)

    Pages 3-46

  • New Augmented Reality Taxonomy: Technologies and Features of Augmented Environment

    Hugues, Olivier (et al.)

    Pages 47-63

  • Visualization Techniques for Augmented Reality

    Kalkofen, Denis (et al.)

    Pages 65-98

  • Mobile Augmented Reality Game Engine

    Gu, Jian (et al.)

    Pages 99-122

  • Head-Mounted Projection Display Technology and Applications

    Hua, Hong (et al.)

    Pages 123-155

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eBook $149.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-0064-6
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Download immediately after purchase
Hardcover $199.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4614-0063-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $199.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-1-4939-0127-2
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Handbook of Augmented Reality
Editors
  • Borko Furht
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-0064-6
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-0064-6
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-0063-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-0127-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 746
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