Virtual fixtures as tools to enhance operator performance in telepresence environments

@inproceedings{Rosenberg1993VirtualFA,
  title={Virtual fixtures as tools to enhance operator performance in telepresence environments},
  author={L. Rosenberg},
  booktitle={Other Conferences},
  year={1993}
}
This paper introduces the notion of virtual fixtures for use in telepresence systems and presents an empirical study which demonstrates that such virtual fixtures can greatly enhance operator performance within remote environments. Just as tools and fixtures in the real world can enhance human performance by guiding manual operations, providing localizing references, and reducing the mental processing required to perform a task, virtual fixtures are computer generated percepts overlaid on top… Expand
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