AVR Games

A Virtual Reality application of a game of billiards has been developed. By means of a commercial haptic interface a force feedback is provided, thus rendering the interaction realistic and exciting to the user; the introduction of the force feedback allows the user to actually feel the contact between cue and ball. The virtual environment has been built using the development environment XVR and rigid body dynamics have been simulated utilizing the ODE library. Since in the real game it is possible to use the left hand when aiming and striking the ball, in the play modality it is possible to fix the cue movement in the desired direction in order to allow a more careful aim and a more stable interaction in the virtual environment. In addition it is possible to choose the force with which the ball is hit.

 

gennaio 17, 2015

A 3D simulation of a game of billiards using a haptic device

A Virtual Reality application of a game of billiards has been developed. By means of a commercial haptic interface a force feedback is provided, thus rendering […]
gennaio 17, 2015

Augmented Reality Bowling

An Augmented Reality application has been designed where, using a haptic device, it is possible to feel the contact with the virtual objects: a bowling alley […]