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Agency:    Department of Defense--Military
Bureau:    Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation
Account:    Research, development, test, and evaluation, Army (21-2040)
Certifying Official:    Deputy Comptroller Program/Budget
Contact Information:    http://WWW.DOD.GOV   703-697-5131
Digital Humans and Virtual Reality

1 recipient will receive $1,000,000. This is a first-time earmark.
Year Enacted: 2005
Description: Digital Humans & Virtual Reality: To address what is seen as some of the current major limitations of existing digital human technology. Some of the specific thrust areas of research involve the following; Task Based Kinematics, Artificial Intelligence, Modeling Clothing, Human Performance Measures, Multi-Objective Optimization, Gait Balance and Instability, Non-linear Control Haptics, Motion Capture & Motion Editors, Pain and Injury Prediction, Muscle Stress & Fatigue, EMG (Muscle Electromyography), Real-time Simulation/Gaming, and Virtual Reality.
Beneficiary/Recipient Amount ($K) Program Type Address
University of Iowa $1,000 Public Educational Institution
Iowa City, IA
Source: Appropriations Report Language - Conference
Reference: 108-622
Location: Line 34, Page 260
Citation Excerpt: Digital Humans and Virtual Reality

Last Modified: 16-Apr-2007

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