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Advancements in related technologies bring virtual reality to GIS
Author(s): Craig Erikson; Wade Hundley
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Paper Abstract

Because of technological limitations, commercial software vendors have been unable to develop a real time 3-D visualization and data analysis package that could be widely used by the remote sensing and GIS community. REcent advancements in the areas of 3-D hardware, virtual environment research,and software standards have allowed for the development of a low cost virtual environment package for the first time. Products such as VirtualGIS will allow users to not only visualize their data in 3-D, but also do their analysis in 3-D. This and other virtual environment products may pave the path to high growth and acceptance by the general public for ImagingGIS software solutions.

Paper Details

Date Published: 12 June 1996
PDF: 5 pages
Proc. SPIE 2740, High-Fidelity Simulation for Training, Test Support, Mission Rehearsal, and Civilian Applications, (12 June 1996); doi: 10.1117/12.242974
Show Author Affiliations
Craig Erikson, ERDAS, Inc. (United States)
Wade Hundley, ERDAS, Inc. (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 2740:
High-Fidelity Simulation for Training, Test Support, Mission Rehearsal, and Civilian Applications
Nickolas L. Faust, Editor(s)

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