Accession Number:

ADA433323

Title:

A Virtual Environment for Urban Combat Training

Descriptive Note:

Conference paper

Corporate Author:

NAVAL RESEARCH LAB WASHINGTON DC

Report Date:

2004-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

3.0

Abstract:

Urban terrain is among the most complex of military environments and urban combat skills remain one of the most difficult to train. The Office of Naval Research VIRTE Virtual Technologies and Environments program is conducting research to enable Military Operations in Urban Terrain MOUT training for deployed Marines. This report briefly describes the initial development of a virtual environment VE specifically tailored to the needs of such training, particularly fighting in confined environments such as buildings.

Subject Categories:

  • Computer Programming and Software
  • Military Forces and Organizations
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE