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LCD head mounted display is lighter than most HMDs. As with most HMDs, it does provide an immersive effect, but the resolution and the contrast are low. The problem associated with low resolution is inability to identify objects and inability to locate the exact position of objects. Since the crystals are polarized to control the color of a pixel, the actual polarizing of the crystal creates a small delay while forming the image on the screen. Such a delay may cause the viewer to misjudge the position of objects (Bolas, 1994).
2 Binocular Omni-Orientation Monitor (BOOM) The BOOM is mounted on a jointed mechanical arm with tracking sensors located at the joints. A counterbalance is used to stabilize the monitor, so that when the user releases the monitor, it remains in place. To view the virtual environment, the user must take hold of the monitor and put her face up to it. The computer will generate an appropriate scene based on the position and orientation of the joints on the mechanical arm (Aukstakalnis & Blatner, 1992).