||A Computer Aided Education System Based on Augmented Reality by Immersion to 3-D Magnetic Field
Matsutomo, Shinya ,
Manabe, Tomohisa ,
Cingoski, VlatkoNoguchi, So
IEEE transactions on magnetics
, p.8102004 , 2017-06 , IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers)
An immersive real-time visualization system of 3-D magnetic field for educational purposes is presented. This immersive visualization system is based on augmented reality technology. The proposed system provides observation of a magnetic field distribution and its stereoscopic vision in 3-D space using head mounted display. To improve the visualization capabilities, a new real-time method for drawing magnetic flux lines in 3-D space is developed and presented in this paper. It enables a user to easily observe and grasp a magnetic field generated by multiple sources (e.g., magnets and/or multiple coils) in an augmented 3-D space. Additionally, it permits a user to freely and interactively move the magnetic sources within the visualization space and to observe the magnetic fields interference in real-time. As a result, one can intuitively and easy visualize, observe and grasp the magnetic field even in 3-D space.