Establishing a Museum Display Platform by Using Combination of Reflection Holograms and Tangible Augmented Reality

  • Alfred Chen
  • Chen-Yuan Kao
  • Ying-Hsiu Chen
  • Wen-Cheng Wang
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 6750)


When we preview the current developments of Augmented Reality (AR) and holography, we realize that these tools have been applied separately. We combine these two technologies in order to create a powerful system for science, industry and education. This paper focuses on the feasible combination of reflection holograms and tangible AR starting with analysis of between both technologies. We investigated human/computer interaction with the tangible user interfaces (TUI) to ensure its usability. Experiments were conducted to verify the combination process. Later, experiments were conducted to manipulate the TUI where an artistic image made by reflection holograms and tangible AR was displayed. According to the experimental results, we named this combined application as the Augmented-Holograms Display Platform (AHDP).


Augmented Reality Holography Reflection Holograms Human/Computer Interaction Augmented-Holograms Display Platform (AHDP) 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Alfred Chen
    • 1
  • Chen-Yuan Kao
    • 2
  • Ying-Hsiu Chen
    • 2
  • Wen-Cheng Wang
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of Spatial DesignKun Shan UniversityYung-Kang CityTaiwan
  2. 2.Department of Industrial DesignNational Cheng Kung UniversityTainan CityTaiwan
  3. 3.Department of Business ManagementHwa Hsia Institute of TechnologyTaipeiTaiwan

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