Category Archives: Augmented Reality

Introduction to the Eye and Aqueous Humor

Augmented Reality lesson on Introduction to the Eye and Aqueous Humor by Dr. Barbara Davis. Blog this! Bookmark on Delicious Recommend on Facebook Share on Linkedin share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Share on technorati Tumblr it Tweet about it … Continue reading

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Basic Anatomical Structure of the Heart

Here is an example of Dr. David Fifer scanning a physical object, converting it into 3D model via Autodesk’s 123 Catch, and using the generated modes in their classroom. AR was used to create a brief instructional video and model … Continue reading

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Buttercup – African Slave Doll

In this video, Dr. Gwen Graham of EKU shows of her family heirloom – a slave doll named Buttercup. She wanted to share this doll with her f2f and online students without bringing in the physical doll, and perhaps damaging it in … Continue reading

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Slave Ship – The Birth of African American Art

This video explains the beginnings of the African American art with the use of Augmented Reality. This model (ship) is built using Google Sketchup, and used with Metaio AR software to augment and design the final scene. Dr. Graham used … Continue reading

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Classroom Adaptation Project Introduction

This is the most recent AR project we completed, and which focuses on Early Child Sensorimotor Development. Project is a part of the OTS 515/715, taught by Dr. Leslie Hardman, and it introduces the culminating project students need to complete for this class. … Continue reading

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Applications of AR in Learning Environment

This brief presentation covers Constructivist learning theory and its alignment with augmented reality. Brief literature review is included to explain how learners may learn with AR, and several examples of our previous work are included to support the research findings … Continue reading

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Google’s Project Tango and Augmented Reality

Google recently announced project Tango – a 3D mapping framework that will allow for simple scanning and virtual generation of a real world 3D environment. This project falls in the category of several sensing applications that utilize sensors such as … Continue reading

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Augmented Reality Magic Book: Solar System v.3.0 (Mobile and Desktop)

This is the third iteration of the augmented reality solar system project. We posted an early version of this project using BuildAR framework that worked only on desktop computers in 2011. Then we added a Flash implementation of the same concept … Continue reading

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Generating 3D objects – Part 2

It’s been a year since we described how to create an accurate 3D models  by using ReconstructMe. A lot of things have changed in our little shop, and we reflected a bit on the work we created for the past 3 … Continue reading

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Lunar Phases Astronomy AR Lesson

This lunar phases augmented reality lesson was developed as a part of my doctoral studies, and I used it as a primary  learning content used in the AR experimental group. I chose lunar phases for my research because (a) it … Continue reading

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