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A wearable computer system with augmented reality to support terrestrial navigation

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5 Author(s)
Thomas, B. ; Sch. of Comput. & Inf. Sci., Univ. of South Australia, The Levels, SA, Australia ; Demczuk, V. ; Piekarski, W. ; Hepworth, D.
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To date augmented realities are typically operated in only a small defined area, in the order of a large room. This paper reports on our investigation into expanding augmented realities to outdoor environments. The project entails providing visual navigation aids to users. A wearable computer system with a see-through display, digital compass, and a differential GPS are used to provide visual cues while performing a standard orienteering task. This paper reports the outcomes of a set of trials using an off the shelf wearable computer, equipped with a custom built navigation software package, "map-in-the-hat".

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Wearable Computers, 1998. Digest of Papers. Second International Symposium on

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19-20 Oct. 1998

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