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3D visualization of astronomy data cubes using immersive displays

@article{Ferrand20163DVO,
  title={3D visualization of astronomy data cubes using immersive displays},
  author={Gilles Ferrand and Jayanne English and Pourang Irani},
  journal={ArXiv},
  year={2016},
  volume={abs/1607.08874}
}
We report on an exploratory project aimed at performing immersive 3D visualization of astronomical data, starting with spectral-line radio data cubes from galaxies. This work is done as a collaboration between the Department of Physics and Astronomy and the Department of Computer Science at the University of Manitoba. We are building our prototype using the 3D engine Unity, because of its ease of use for integration with advanced displays such as a CAVE environment, a zSpace tabletop, or… 

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