Accession Number : ADA292369

Title :   The Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute (ATR).

Corporate Author : ASIAN OFFICE OF AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT APO AP 96337-0007

Personal Author(s) : Davis, T.

PDF Url : ADA292369

Report Date : 16 MAY 1994

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : A review of the organization and research program of the Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute (ATR), located in the Kansai Science City near Kyoto, Japan, is presented. This review is based upon information obtained during a 16 May 1994 visit to ATR, and includes a brief description of the current research focus of each of the four active research divisions. Also included is a review of a representative ATR research project, a system concept for teleconferencing with realistic sensations called Virtual Space Teleconferencing.

Descriptors :   *TELECOMMUNICATIONS, *CONSORTIUMS, *CONFERENCING(COMMUNICATIONS), OPTICAL COMMUNICATIONS, JAPAN, COMMUNICATION AND RADIO SYSTEMS, VISUAL PERCEPTION, RESEARCH MANAGEMENT, URBAN AREAS, INFORMATION PROCESSING, AUDITORY PERCEPTION.

Subject Categories : Radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE