Technology 2E2

Augmented & Virtual reality & XR, Future of Electric power utilities O&M

Virtual reality technology (VR) refers to a kind of computer simulation system, which can emulate reality in the form of a virtual world that can be interacted by users. It uses a computer to generate a virtual environment in which users can immerse themselves in an artificial environment. Virtual reality technology involves using real-life data, through the electronic signal generated by computer technology, and combining it with various output devices, so that it can be transformed into phenomena that people can feel. These phenomena can be real objects or elements we cannot see with the naked eyes, which can be expressed by a three-dimensional model. Because these phenomena are not what we can see directly in the real world but are simulated by computer technology, this technology is the so-called virtual reality.

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