VIS-5D VR Animations: Virtual Hand Functionality

  • Released Monday, January 1, 1996

The VIS-5D scientific visualization system has been extended to include an interactive mode controlled by virtual environment devices. This animation is part of a series of live screen captures demonstrating this capability.

A live screen capture of the interaction of a virtual
hand with data from a computer simulation of Hurricane Florence.
The hand grabs and moves the data visualzation, then activates a direct
readout of data from the position of the virtual fingertip. Finally, wind
streamline tracer ribbons are generated from the moving fingertip.

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Please give credit for this item to:
NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Scientific Visualization Studio

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This page was originally published on Monday, January 1, 1996.
This page was last updated on Wednesday, May 3, 2023 at 2:00 PM EDT.


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