Smart VR/AR/MR Systems for Professionals is a comprehensive guide that explores the ground-breaking applications of virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR), and mixed reality (MR) in various industries. This book aims to equip practicing professionals with the knowledge and insights they need to harness the full potential of these immersive technologies in their respective fields.
Through this book, the authors aim to explore the experimental breakthroughs and cutting-edge methodologies that have emerged in the realm of VR/AR/MR. The book delves deeper into the profound impact these technologies have had on the design process, computer-aided design, healthcare product development, manufacturing, human-robot collaboration, medical imaging, rehabilitation, and even phobia therapy.
In each chapter of this book, we delve into specific topics, uncovering the principles, methodologies, and best practices that professionals can adopt. Examples of these topics range from empowering design processes with virtual reality to revolutionizing computer-aided design, and from exploring AR/VR/MR technologies in healthcare to transforming manufacturing with digital twins and metrology in VR.
The book aims to provide practitioners with valuable insights, real-world examples, and practical guidance to navigate the ever-evolving landscape of VR/AR/MR systems.
List of Contributors
Part 1. Revolutionizing Design with Immersive Technologies
1. Embracing Virtual Reality: Empowering Professionals in the Design Process
Sebastian Stadler and Jean-Rémy Chardonnet
2. Revolutionizing Computer-Aided Design with Virtual Reality
Radu Emanuil Petruse, Gerrit Meixner, and Saša Ćuković
3. Innovations in Healthcare Product Development: Exploring AR/VR/MR Technologies
Muhammad Mohsin, Zartasha Mustansar, Rehan Zafar Paracha, Maheera Amjad, Rida Ayub Chaudary, Jamil Ahmad, and Umer Asgher
Part 2. Enhancing Manufacturing with Virtual, Augmented, and Mixed Reality
4. Transforming Manufacturing with Digital Twins and Metrology in VR
5. Enhancing Human-Robot Collaboration: Augmented Reality Interfaces for Smarter Path Planning
Federico Manuri, Andrea Sanna, Francesco De Pace, Valerio Belcamino, and Paolo Forteleoni
Part 3. Crafting the Future: System Design and Applications
6. Unveiling the Future of Medical Imaging: Scan to VR Pipeline for Visualization
Saadia Talay, Zartasha Mustansar, Huda Al-Mubarak, Amjad Aldarwish, Fatimah Alhamoud, Noor Aljabr, Kamran Hameed Khawaja, and Mahbubunnabi Tamal
7. Accelerating Rehabilitation through AR/VR Solutions
Enrique Calderon-Sastre, Gunarajulu Renganathan, Poongavanam Palani, Priyanka Ramasamy, Yuichi Kurita, and Saša Ćuković
8. Overcoming Phobias: Harnessing the Power of Immersive Virtual Reality Therapy
Agnieszka Popławska, Jacek Lebiedź, Przemysław Bąbel