Augmented Reality and Mixed Reality Technologies

  • Paul HancockEmail author
Part of the Security Informatics and Law Enforcement book series (SILE)


This chapter discusses some of the most popular technologies available for augmented and mixed reality (AR/MR). It further explores current applications of AR in both research and industry and offers considerations for AR-based serious game development. Finally, it discusses some of the current issues around AR including ethical implications.


Augmented reality Mixed reality AR development AR software platforms Ethics 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.CENTRIC, Sheffield Hallam UniversitySheffieldUK

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