Augmented and Virtual Realities: the Future of Building Design and Visualization
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School of Civil Engineering, Dr. Vishwanath Karad MIT World Peace University, Pune-411038, India
REVA University, Bengaluru, India
Department of Civil Engineering, The University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver, Canada
Acceptance date: 2023-03-08
Publication date: 2023-06-16
Civil and Environmental Engineering Reports 2023;33(1):17-38
The present study precisely conveys the methodology of developing a three-dimensional (3D) architectural model of a villa with its walk-through and displaying the model in virtual reality, which as a result, be used by the clients to spectate, customize and buy the real estate property. Additionally, the case study highlights the advancement in architecture, as certain specifications of each element of a 3D model can be viewed in a virtual environment. Virtual reality is a transpiring platform, and in addition to that, the real-estate sector shows its incorporation in designing, marketing, and selling projects. The teaching and learning process can be eased out by intervening it with technology that generates an enhanced visualization environment. These technologies, when used constructively, save time and energy and also hoard economic standards ensuing lucrative benefits.
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