Social Augmented Reality for Sensor Visualization in Ubiquitous Virtual Reality

  • Youngho Lee
  • Jongmyung Choi
  • Sehwan Kim
  • Seunghun Lee
  • Say Jang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6773)


There have been several research activities on data visualization exploiting augmented reality technologies. However, most researches are focused on tracking and visualization itself, yet do not much discuss social community with augmented reality. In this paper, we propose a social augmented reality architecture that selectively visualizes sensor information based on the user’s social network community. We show three scenarios: information from sensors embedded in mobile devices, from sensors in environment, and from social community. We expect that the proposed architecture will have a crucial role in visualizing thousands of sensor data selectively according to the user’s social network community.


Ubiquitous virtual reality context-awareness augmented reality social community 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Youngho Lee
    • 1
  • Jongmyung Choi
    • 1
  • Sehwan Kim
    • 2
  • Seunghun Lee
    • 3
  • Say Jang
    • 4
  1. 1.Mokpo National UniversityJeonnamKorea
  2. 2.WorldVizSanta BarbaraUSA
  3. 3.Korea Aerospace Research InstituteKorea
  4. 4.Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.Korea

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