Artistic expression, 382, 383-384

Ascension Bird sensor, 193, 194

Astrophysics, 436

Asynchronous mode technology (ATM), 364, 367

Atomic force microscopes (AFMs), 313

AT&T, 175, 364, 365, 439

Attitudes, 45, 108, 109

Auditory channel, 23, 46, 48-50, 79, 80, 82, 134-144, 248, 249

in anatomical modeling, 70

in augmented-reality systems, 145, 153

display and hardware, 23, 47, 48-49, 134, 136-137, 141, 144-153, 159

information transfer rates, 96, 135-136

movement and directional cues, 214, 225-226, 229, 442

resolution, 94, 135

scene analysis, 50, 141-143

and sensory substitution, 50, 95, 100, 143-144, 159

synthetic display, 49, 50, 153-159, 160

in training applications, 415

Augmented-reality systems, 2, 19-21, 95, 145, 153, 432

image registration and alignment, 5, 15, 48, 74, 75, 79, 404

medical applications, 38, 397, 398-399, 400-401, 404, 436

in production line, 37, 393-394

software, 5, 60, 79, 275-276, 295-296

AutoCAD, 273

AutoDesk Cyberspace project, 426-427

Automobile industry, 389-390, 394

Autonomic nervous system, 240-243

Autonomous agents, 5, 22, 60, 77, 79-80, 281-286, 413

in teleoperations, 306, 354, 361

AUTOSEVOCOM network, 439

Autostereoscopic displays, 121, 124-128, 132

B

Behavioral therapy, 404

Binocular vision, 118

Biocybernetic controllers, 402

Boeing, 392, 393-394

BOOM viewers, 130, 132, 192

Boston Computer Museum, 426

Brain activity, 243-245

Bulk transport, 411-412

Bulletin board systems, 427

C

CAD, see Computer-aided design

CAE Electronics, 128

CAM, see Computer-aided manufacturing

Canada, 355, 383, 408, 417

Carnegie Mellon University (CMU), 324

Cathode ray tubes (CRTs), 122, 123, 124, 132

CAVE display system, 152-153, 428, 442

Celesco Transducer Products, 200

Charged-couple device (CCD) arrays, 194, 197, 204

Children's Hospital, Boston, 403

Chrysler Corp., 389

CIM, see Computer-integrated manufacturing

Circuit design, 436, 440

Circular vection, 213

Clean-room operations, 408

Coding systems, 96-97

Cognitive function, 99, 243

Cognitive models, 4, 44-45, 71, 72, 93, 99, 105-107, 110

training applications, 45, 71, 106, 110, 418-419

Collaboration, 97

in design and manufacturing, 387, 388, 389, 392, 393, 437

distributed, 42, 437-441

interdisciplinary, 13-14, 65, 85-86, 375

learning, 425



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