Motion Tracking Case Studies

G4

Case Study: VSS Vector 21, Virtual Reality Range Finding Binoculars

Case Study: VSS Vector 21, Virtual Reality Range Finding Binoculars

The Polhemus G4 was selected because of its full 6DOF tracking, no-line-of sight requirements, and its easy set up and portability.

VSS (Virtual Simulation Systems) required…

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Case Study: VSS Case Study: MK2 Sniper

Case Study: VSS Case Study: MK2 Sniper

With the Polhemus G4 sensor mounted on the weapon, its movement is tracked in full 6DOF, so both position and orientation are tracked seamlessly.

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Case Study: VSS VSS Case Study: M134 Dillon Minigun

Case Study: VSS VSS Case Study: M134 Dillon Minigun

In the virtual environment, the Simulated M134 Minigun training system is set up with the Polhemus G4™ motion tracking system. Because the tracking system is true…

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Case Study: VSS CATS, Complete Aircrew Training System

Case Study: VSS CATS, Complete Aircrew Training System

By attaching G4 sensors to the aircrew helmets, both position and orientation are tracked. Crew members can walk about the mock cabin freely, even passing in…

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Case Study: Bull 3D System Using the Polhemus G4

Case Study: Bull 3D System Using the Polhemus G4

“For my objectives, there are no limitations for what the Polhemus G4 motion  motion tracker can do and the functionalities are superb.” Mark Bull, Bull 3D

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Case Study: Polhemus G4 in Virtual Rehabilitation

Case Study: Polhemus G4 in Virtual Rehabilitation

Bienetec Uses Polhemus G4 for Balance Recovery and Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation in Virtual Rehabilitation Application, Valencia, Spain

At the Union de Mutuas Rehab Unit in Valencia, Spain,…

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Case Study: G4 Used in Virtusphere Locomotion System

Case Study: G4 Used in Virtusphere Locomotion System

Polhemus G4™ wireless motion tracker used with Virtusphere, the 10-foot hollow sphere that allows a total immersion experience. G4 delivers both position and orientation, as users navigate various…

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Case Study: G4™ Tracker - Seamless System Integration

Case Study: G4™ Tracker - Seamless System Integration

The latest Polhemus motion tracker is getting rave reviews in terms of functionality--and has been described as best-in-class, based on performance alone. But it’s also getting a…

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Liberty Latus

Case Study: Polhemus Wireless Tracking Used For Augmented Reality

Case Study: Polhemus Wireless Tracking Used For Augmented Reality

Total Immersion is an augmented reality (AR) solutions provider based in France. Committed to become the leader in augmented reality solutions, Total Immersion has invested in…

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Case Study: LIBERTY™ LATUS™ Used For Helicopter Trainer

Case Study: LIBERTY™ LATUS™ Used For Helicopter Trainer

Building on the success of United Kingdom-based Virtalis' Reality Helicopter Voice Marshalling Trainer, upgrades for which were delivered to the Royal Air Force (RAF) in 2007,…

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Liberty

Case Study: Neuroscience Application Powered by Polhemus Trackers

Case Study: Neuroscience Application Powered by Polhemus Trackers

Polhemus Motion Tracking Technology Enables Motion Measurement in Neuroscience Application. Polhemus proprietary electromagnetic technology is ideal for this type of work because of its high level…

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Case Study: Polhemus Powers VR Tool Used to Train Painters

Case Study: Polhemus Powers VR Tool Used to Train Painters

SimSpray™ is a proprietary product developed by VRSim, in East Hartford, Connecticut. VRSim creates training tools to help teach industrial trades and manufacturing skills. The Polhemus PATRIOT™ motion tracking…

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Case Study: Motion Capture System for Hand Tracking Using Polhemus System

Case Study: Motion Capture System for Hand Tracking Using Polhemus System

Motor area that controls the movements of the human body is divided functionally into each control region. In the motor area, the area of the hand…

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Case Study: Biomechanics Analysis: IST Integrates Polhemus LIBERTY™

Case Study: Biomechanics Analysis: IST Integrates Polhemus LIBERTY™

Innovative Sports Training (IST), based in Chicago, IL, provides complete solutions for 6 Degree-Of-Freedom (6DOF) motion capture and integrated comprehensive analysis. The MotionMonitor, IST's…

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Case Study: US Olympic Gymnastics Study Using Polhemus Tracking Technology

Case Study: US Olympic Gymnastics Study Using Polhemus Tracking Technology

The purpose of this study was to provide some preliminary information on the vault board. These initial results are part of a much larger ongoing study…

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Case Study: US Olympic Committee Uses Polhemus LIBERTY Tracker

Case Study: US Olympic Committee Uses Polhemus LIBERTY Tracker

In order to measure one's ability to locate a limb in three-dimensional space one requires sophisticated laboratory instrumentation that is precise, robust, reliable, and easy to use.…

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Case Study: Assisting Olympic Weightlifting via Motion Tracking at the U.S. Olympic Training Center

Case Study: Assisting Olympic Weightlifting via Motion Tracking at the U.S. Olympic Training Center

Olympic weightlifters compete in two lifts, the snatch and the clean and jerk. In both lifts the lifter begins by pulling the weighted barbell from the…

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CASE STUDY: USING POSTURE AND BEHAVIOR TO INFORM AFFECTIVE COMPUTERS BY PREDICTING HUMAN INTENTION

CASE STUDY: USING POSTURE AND BEHAVIOR TO INFORM AFFECTIVE COMPUTERS BY PREDICTING HUMAN INTENTION

Affective computing is a research area in computing which suggests that for computers to be able to perform at a level of interaction more natural for people,…

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Patriot

Case Study: PATRIOT Used In Volkswagen Spray Paint Gun Color and Trim Exhibit

Case Study: PATRIOT Used In Volkswagen Spray Paint Gun Color and Trim Exhibit

Polhemus technology powers a vast array of virtual reality simulators, so when OmniMedia was faced with the challenge of creating an interactive virtual reality exhibit, the solution was the Polhemus…

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Case Study: PATRIOT™ Tracks the Positioning of Ultrasound Probe for Training and Simulation System

Case Study: PATRIOT™ Tracks the Positioning of Ultrasound Probe for Training and Simulation System

Historically, ultrasound training has been a challenging task; training on real-life patients can be difficult and alternative forms of training did not exist. MedSim changed this and revolutionized training for…

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Case Study: SimSurgery® Finds Success with SEP Simulator—Powered by Polhemus PATRIOT™

Case Study: SimSurgery® Finds Success with SEP Simulator—Powered by Polhemus PATRIOT™

Polhemus is proud to provide the enabling technology for training and simulation. Polhemus technology powers the SEP Simulator, which allows surgical students to train and learn surgical skills. When reviewing tracking options,…

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Case Study: SimSpray Virtual Reality Tool Uses Polhemus Trackers to Train Painters

Case Study: SimSpray Virtual Reality Tool Uses Polhemus Trackers to Train Painters

SimSpray™ is a proprietary product developed by VRSim, in East Hartford, Connecticut. VRSim creates training tools to help teach industrial trades and manufacturing skills. "SimSpray is the first product in the coatings industry…

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Case Study: Polhemus PATRIOT™ Beats Competition for Virtual Reality Application

Case Study: Polhemus PATRIOT™ Beats Competition for Virtual Reality Application

Virtual reality products have always been the leader in the market, but the technology used in the original units, created ten years ago, was extremely outdated. Arcadian Virtual Reality,…

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Case Study: Polhemus PATRIOT™ used in a chair based interface, chairIO, for Virtual Environments

Case Study: Polhemus PATRIOT™ used in a chair based interface, chairIO, for Virtual Environments

The chairIO is a hands-free travel interface used in Virtual Environments (VE) where the body is used to navigate. This is a project that has been developed by the interactive…

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Fastrak

Case Study: China’s Agriculture Studies Use Fastrak®

Case Study: China’s Agriculture Studies Use Fastrak®

Polhemus' FASTRAK® system has been used for many different studies in science. For some studies conducted in China, FASTRAK® is used as a digitizer to study agriculture, specifically…

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Case Study: Motion Trackers Enable Measurement of the Effectiveness of Brain Stimulation Therapy

Case Study: Motion Trackers Enable Measurement of the Effectiveness of Brain Stimulation Therapy

Polhemus Motion Tracking Technology Enables Motion Measurement in Neuroscience Application. Research in this area of neuroscience has been particularly challenging in the past. A method for capturing body movement three-dimensionally and…

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Case Study: Compumedics NeuroScan & Polhemus’ FASTRAK® enables Neuroimaging for Medical Research

Case Study: Compumedics NeuroScan & Polhemus’ FASTRAK® enables Neuroimaging for Medical Research

Using Polhemus technology, NeuroScan was able to be the first in the industry to produce a three dimensional image of a subject's head. "For the first time we can quickly…

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Case Study: Polhemus Tracking System Used in Biomechanics Research

Case Study: Polhemus Tracking System Used in Biomechanics Research

The Polhemus Solution: Skill's client base is primarily research oriented; therefore, it was critical that they had the advantage of true real-time motion analysis. Polhemus FASTRAK with the ability to…

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Case Study: Polhemus FASTRAK used for Position/Orientation Tracking in the VR Haptic Workstation

Case Study: Polhemus FASTRAK used for Position/Orientation Tracking in the VR Haptic Workstation

The Haptic Workstation is a ground-breaking 3D haptics innovation from Immersion Corporation. It is a fully integrated simulation system providing right and left whole-hand force feedback, immersive 3D viewing.

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Case Study: The Fakespace ImmersaDesk M1 Harnesses the Power of the Polhemus FASTRAK®

Case Study: The Fakespace ImmersaDesk M1 Harnesses the Power of the Polhemus FASTRAK®

In creating the ImmersaDesk M1, Fakespace faced several challenges and choices. In order to provide optional head tracking for its customers, FakeSpace needed to find a tracking system compatible with…

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Case Study: The Johnson Center for Virtual Reality: Industrial Training Simulations

Case Study: The Johnson Center for Virtual Reality: Industrial Training Simulations

In SprayPaint the application of liquid coatings in industrial paint booths is simulated, and the Polhemus FASTRAK is used to report the position and orientation of a spray gun mockup…

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Scout

Case Study: Vermont Air National Guard Uses Polhemus SCOUT™ in F-16 Simulators and Virtual Airfield

Case Study: Vermont Air National Guard Uses Polhemus SCOUT™ in F-16 Simulators and Virtual Airfield

The Vermont Air National Guard (ANG) uses over 90 MetaVR™ Virtual Reality Scene Generator™ (VRSG)™ licenses in their four-ship simulators at the new F-16 Mission Training Center (MTC) located…

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