DecoAR : An Indoor-Based Augmented Reality Solution for Interior Design and Real Estate Marketing

CFP: #66 Round: 13
Unversity/Faculty: Alexandria University Project Type: ARP Company: ITQAN for Smart Solutions
ITAC Fund: EGP 905,560 Start Date: 12/1/2013 End Date: 12/1/2014

Project Output:

DecoAR is real time visionary Android App that enables interior designers to provide their clients with an enriching experience of perceiving and physically moving around their homes (or any other establishments) in real life before it is realized. It also aids them to select the desired interior objects, change their color, and browse between alternatives of designs. DecoAR adopts marker-less augmented reality (AR) techniques powered by indoors positioning and navigation technologies.

Project KPIs:

  • JI: (6) team members were recruited in the company.
  • TI:
    • (1) Technical Report: "Survey on High-Accuracy Indoor Localization Systems" (to be uploaded on open access research websites).
    • (2) Papers:
      "Indoor Positioning and Navigation System for Interior Design Augmented Reality" to be submitted.
      “Architectural Perception: The Influence of Augmented & Virtual Reality Approaches vs. the Traditional Approach” to be submitted.