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Interactive Media Systems, TU Wien

VRGroup - Safety zone monitoring with depth sensor

Master Thesis

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For a fully immersive VR system with haptic feedback, a separate safety monitoring system should be implemented. The system should rely on depth data provided by a depth sensor (e.g. Kinect, SwissRanger) and dynamically monitor a safety zone around a robotic arm.

Additional Information

Suggested Setup:

-) Unreal Engine

-) Depth sensor (e.g.

-) C++, OpenCV, ROS

comparable SafetyEYE system by Pilz: