text-only page produced automatically by LIFT Text Transcoder Skip all navigation and go to page contentSkip top navigation and go to directorate navigationSkip top navigation and go to page navigation
National Science Foundation Home National Science Foundation - Computer & Information Science & Engineering (CISE)
Information & Intelligent Systems (IIS)
design element
IIS Home
About IIS
Funding Opportunities
Awards
News
Events
Discoveries
Publications
Career Opportunities
See Additional IIS Resources
View IIS Staff
CISE Organizations
Advanced Cyberinfrastructure (ACI)
Computing and Communication Foundations (CCF)
Computer and Network Systems (CNS)
Information & Intelligent Systems (IIS)
Proposals and Awards
Proposal and Award Policies and Procedures Guide
  Introduction
Proposal Preparation and Submission
bullet Grant Proposal Guide
  bullet Grants.gov Application Guide
Award and Administration
bullet Award and Administration Guide
Award Conditions
Other Types of Proposals
Merit Review
NSF Outreach
Policy Office
Additional IIS Resources
Data Sharing for Computational Neuroscience
Research on Data Confidentiality
Other Site Features
Special Reports
Research Overviews
Multimedia Gallery
Classroom Resources
NSF-Wide Investments

Email this pagePrint this page
All Images

Discovery
Virtual Display Beams Images Directly into the Eye

Back to article | Note about images

VRD animation.

VRD animation.

Credit: Quin Smithwick, HIT Lab, University of Washington

 

an image from the VRD being scanned

This screenshot from an animation shows an image from the VRD (right) being scanned point by point into the eye, and that information being passed back to the brain's visual center, where the entire image is formed.

Credit: Quin Smithwick, HIT Lab, University of Washington

 

the VRD projecting a laser beam

This screenshot from an animation shows the VRD (right) projecting a laser beam carrying the video image through the pupil onto the retina (far left).The point of laser light is scanned horizontally and vertically very quickly, creating the image point-by

Credit: Quin Smithwick, HIT Lab, University of Washington

 



Email this pagePrint this page
Back to Top of page