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Six degrees of freedom

Six degrees of freedom (6DoF) refers to the freedom of movement of a rigid body in three-dimensional space. [1]

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Biomechanics

Biomechanics is the study of the structure and function of biological systems such as humans, animals, plants, organs, and cells by means of the methods of mechanics.

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Coordinate system

In geometry, a coordinate system is a system which uses one or more numbers, or coordinates, to uniquely determine the position of a point or other geometric element on a manifold such as Euclidean space.

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DARPA

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is an agency of the U.S. Department of Defense responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military.

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Dead Space 2

Dead Space 2 is a 2011 science fiction survival horror video game developed by Visceral Games and published by Electronic Arts for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

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Dean Kamen

Dean L. Kamen (born April 5, 1951) is an American entrepreneur and inventor from New Hampshire.

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Degrees of freedom (mechanics)

In mechanics, the degree of freedom (DOF) of a mechanical system is the number of independent parameters that define its configuration.

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Degrees of freedom (physics and chemistry)

In physics, a degree of freedom is an independent physical parameter in the formal description of the state of a physical system.

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Descent (video game)

Descent is a 3D first-person shooter video game developed by Parallax Software and released by Interplay in Europe in 1994.

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Direct current

Direct current (DC) is the unidirectional flow of electric charge.

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First-person shooter

First-person shooter (FPS) is a video game genre centered on gun and projectile weapon-based combat through a first-person perspective; that is, the player experiences the action through the eyes of the protagonist.

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Flight dynamics

Flight dynamics is the study of the performance, stability, and control of vehicles flying through the air or in outer space.

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Flight simulator

A flight simulator is a device that artificially re-creates aircraft flight and the environment in which it flies, for pilot training, design, or other purposes.

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Forsaken (video game)

Forsaken is a 3D first-person shooter video game.

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Forward kinematics

Forward kinematics refers to the use of the kinematic equations of a robot to compute the position of the end-effector from specified values for the joint parameters.

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Homeworld

Homeworld is a real-time strategy computer game released on September 28, 1999, developed by Relic Entertainment and published by Sierra Entertainment.

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Humanoid robot

A humanoid robot is a robot with its body shape built to resemble that of the human body.

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Inverse kinematics

Inverse kinematics refers to the use of the kinematics equations of a robot to determine the joint parameters that provide a desired position of the end-effector.

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Labtec

Labtec Inc. was a manufacturer of computer accessories, founded in Vancouver, Washington, USA in 1981.

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Logitech

Logitech International S.A. (commonly referred to as Logitech or stylized as Logi) is a Swiss global provider of personal computer and tablets accessories with EMEA headquarters in Lausanne, Switzerland and Americas headquarters in Newark, California.

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Magnetic field

A magnetic field is the magnetic effect of electric currents and magnetic materials.

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Miner Wars 2081

Miner Wars 2081 is a 6DOF action-survival space-shooter simulation game produced by Keen Software House.

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Neck

The neck is the part of the body, on many terrestrial or secondarily aquatic vertebrates, that distinguishes the head from the torso or trunk.

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Orientation (geometry)

In geometry the orientation, angular position, or attitude of an object such as a line, plane or rigid body is part of the description of how it is placed in the space it is in.

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Original equipment manufacturer

Original equipment manufacturer (OEM) is a term used when one company makes a part or subsystem that is used in another company's end product.

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Parallel manipulator

A parallel manipulator is a mechanical system that uses several computer-controlled serial chains to support a single platform, or end-effector.

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Perpendicular

In elementary geometry, the property of being perpendicular (perpendicularity) is the relationship between two lines which meet at a right angle (90 degrees).

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Position (vector)

In geometry, a position or position vector, also known as location vector or radius vector, is a Euclidean vector that represents the position of a point P in space in relation to an arbitrary reference origin O. Usually denoted x, r, or s, it corresponds to the straight-line distance from O to P: The term "position vector" is used mostly in the fields of differential geometry, mechanics and occasionally in vector calculus.

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Razer Hydra

The Razer Hydra (previously known as Sixense TrueMotion) is a motion and orientation detection game controller developed by Sixense Entertainment, a company founded in 2007, in partnership with Razer USA.

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Rigid body

In physics, a rigid body is an idealization of a solid body in which deformation is neglected.

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Robot

A robot is a mechanical or virtual artificial agent, usually an electro-mechanical machine that is guided by a computer program or electronic circuitry.

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Rotation

A rotation is a circular movement of an object around a center (or point) of rotation.

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Segway PT

The Segway PT is a two-wheeled, self-balancing, battery-powered electric vehicle invented by Dean Kamen.

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Serial manipulator

Serial manipulators are the most common industrial robots.

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Shattered Horizon

Shattered Horizon is a first-person shooter video game developed and published by Futuremark Games Studio.

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Ship motions

Ship motions are defined by the six degrees of freedom that a ship, boat or any other craft can experience.

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Space Engineers

Space Engineers is a voxel-based sandbox game set in an asteroid field in space.

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SpaceOrb 360

The SpaceOrb 360 is a 6DOF computer input device that is designed to be operated with two hands.

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Three-dimensional space (mathematics)

Three-dimensional space (also: tri-dimensional space) is a geometric three-parameter model of the physical universe (without considering time) in which all known matter exists.

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Torso

Trunk or torso is an anatomical term for the central part of the many animal bodies (including that of the human) from which extend the neck and limbs.

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TrackIR

TrackIR is an optical motion tracking game controller for Microsoft Windows, created by NaturalPoint Inc. that tracks head motions with up to six degrees of freedom (6DOF) in later models, allowing handsfree view control for improved game immersiveness and situational awareness.

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Translation (geometry)

In Euclidean geometry, a translation is a function that moves every point a constant distance in a specified direction.

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Vendetta Online

Vendetta Online (VO) is a twitch-based, science fiction massively multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by Guild Software for the operating systems Android, Linux, Mac OS X, iOS, and Microsoft Windows.

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Zone of the Enders

is a video game franchise created by Hideo Kojima and the video game publisher Konami, and expanded on by the animation studio Sunrise.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Six_degrees_of_freedom

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