Laser Focus World. Jun96, Vol. 32 Issue 6, p279. 29p. 4 Color Photographs, 39 Black and White Photographs.
TRADE associations, LASERS, OPTOELECTRONIC equipment, EQUIPMENT & supplies, and CONGRESSES
Previews some of the products to be featured at the 16th annual Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics in Anaheim, California on June 2 to 7, 1996. Microlens kit; Blue laser; Prototyping components; Multichannel detectors; Fast photodetectors; Diode lasers.
WEARABLE technology, VIRTUAL reality, AUGMENTED reality, EYESTRAIN, OPTICAL images, VISUAL optics, PREVENTION, EQUIPMENT & supplies, and DESIGN & construction
The article discusses aspects of the barriers in optical design in virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR). Topics include the problems in reducing the size and weight of virtual and augmented reality headsets makes to make them comfortable to wear, precisely controlling the position of projected images in AR applications, and minimizing stray light in AR headsets to prevent eye fatigue in users.