AR display of visual aids for supporting pool games by online markerless tracking

Hideaki Uchiyama, Hideo Saito

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Abstract

This paper presents a supporting system for pool games by computer vision based augmented reality technology. Main purpose of this system is to present visual aids drawn on a pool table through LCD display of a camera mounted handheld device without any artificial marker. Since a pool table is rectangle, a pool ball is sphere and each has a specific color, those servo as a substitute for artificial markers. Using these natural features, the registration of visual aids such as shooting direction and ball behavior is achieved. Also, our supporting information is computed based on the rules of pool games and includes the next shooting way by simulating ball behavior. Experimental results represent that the accuracy of ball positions is enough for computing our supporting information.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationProceedings 17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007
Pages172-179
Number of pages8
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2007 Dec 1
Event17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007 - Esbjerg, Jylland, Denmark
Duration: 2007 Nov 282007 Nov 30

Publication series

NameProceedings 17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007

Other

Other17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007
CountryDenmark
CityEsbjerg, Jylland
Period07/11/2807/11/30

Keywords

  • Augmented reality
  • Computer vision
  • Pool games

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Control and Systems Engineering

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    Uchiyama, H., & Saito, H. (2007). AR display of visual aids for supporting pool games by online markerless tracking. In Proceedings 17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007 (pp. 172-179). [4414631] (Proceedings 17th International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence, ICAT 2007). https://doi.org/10.1109/ICAT.2007.17