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Where Weather Meets the Eye — A Case Study on a Wide Range of Meteorological Visualisations for Diverse Audiences

  • H. Haase
  • M. Bock
  • E. Hergenröther
  • C. Knöpfte
  • H.-J. Koppert
  • F. Schröder
  • A. Trembilski
  • J. Weidenhausen
Part of the Eurographics book series (EUROGRAPH)

Abstract

Sophisticated visualisation enables experts as well as lay persons to extract knowledge from complex data. This is particularly true for visualising the massive amounts of data involved in meteorological observations and simulations. These are of interest to scientists, to forecasters, and to the general public. The paper presents and discusses a range of solutions for meteorlogical visualisation. Topics covered include systems for the production of TV weather forecasts, for the analysis of simulation output by experts, for personalised weather information in the Web, and for meteorological visualisation using Virtual Studio and Augmented Reality technology.

Keywords

Augmented Reality Numerical Weather Prediction Model Augmented Reality System Augmented Reality Technology Weather Product 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Haase
    • 1
  • M. Bock
    • 1
  • E. Hergenröther
    • 1
  • C. Knöpfte
    • 1
  • H.-J. Koppert
    • 2
  • F. Schröder
    • 1
  • A. Trembilski
    • 1
  • J. Weidenhausen
    • 1
  1. 1.Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics (IGD)DarmstadtGermany
  2. 2.German Meteorological Office (DWD)OffenbachGermany

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