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head-mounted display

[¦hed ‚mau̇nt·əd di′splā]
(computer science)
A tracking device incorporating liquid-crystal displays or miniature cathode-ray tubes worn on a user's head to simulate a virtual environment (a three-dimensional sensation of depth) and to provide information on head movements for updating visual images.
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Head mounted displays offer high degree of mobility and computing power, which has led to increasing market penetration in the consumer sector.
A LIGHTER, significantly more capable head mounted display for the Army's Advanced Combined Arms Tactical Trainer is being developed by Rockwell Collins Simulation and Training Solutions.
In a head mounted display, the output peripheral places a small microdisplay in front of the eyes of the user for the user to perceive the image that is generated from a computer or any other electronic source.
About ImmersiON-VRelia: ImmersiON-VRelia is focused exclusively on the creation of wide field-of-view 3D Stereoscopic Head Mounted Displays and Heads Up Displays for virtual reality and Augmented Reality for multiple industries.
The Head Mounted Display, also known by its company product name Remote Eyepiece Display Imager, or RED-I[R], is compatible with military night sensors such as thermal weapon sights, and can support a variety of mission requirements by providing the user with an easily configurable private viewing display that can mount to eyeglass frames or fit under visors.
These products include mobile viewing devices, wearable computer displays, Military certified micro display electronics, rugged Military Head Mounted Displays, and OEM solutions.
The information obtained from research studies using the Multi Cervical System will be beneficial in that it could lead to the development of physical training regimens that reduce the potential for neck injury among soldiers who carry helmets with head mounted displays.
Colorado MicroDisplay's CMD8X6D SVGA Microdisplay offers superior image quality to that of direct view LCDs normally found on notebooks or transmissive LCDs in existing head mounted displays.
amp;uot; Lyon continued, &uot;For Vista Medical, it has particular significance to be working on the LBS Program with Lahey Clinic, where the pre-clinical evaluations of our first Head Mounted Displays were performed.
In addition, this year's conference will include speakers from companies focused on new products using FPDs which could represent the "killer applications" of the next century such as electronic books, digital picture frames, FPD TVs, head mounted displays, etc.
For the Pepsi 400, Sony and ISC will install 50 Glasstron head mounted displays in select fan seats.