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Immersive Environment for Training on Industrial Emergencies

  • Mauricio Rosero
  • Rai Pogo
  • Edwin Pruna
  • Víctor H. Andaluz
  • Ivón Escobar
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 10851)

Abstract

This work presents the development of an interactive virtual environment for training in emergencies that may arise in industrial environments. This environment contains equipment and usual structures in production plants with a high risk index, simulations of accidents and potential hazards that must be overcome by the user. The application has been created using a CAD tool and the Unity3D graphics engine that, combined with peripheral input devices, provide a high level of immersion, all in order to recreate the sensations that the person could feel in case of facing an adverse situation that requires the user knowledge and skills in security issues and protocols.

Keywords

Virtual reality Unity3D Industrial emergency Security training 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mauricio Rosero
    • 1
  • Rai Pogo
    • 1
  • Edwin Pruna
    • 1
  • Víctor H. Andaluz
    • 1
  • Ivón Escobar
    • 1
  1. 1.Universidad de las Fuerzas Armadas ESPESangolquíEcuador

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