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Mixed Reality

Fraunhofer IFF Elbe Dome 2.0 – 360° Mixed Reality Lab

The Fraunhofer “Elbedome 2.0” is a Mixed-Reality Lab with a 400 m² large-scale projection. It consists of a cylindrical 360° projection screen with a diameter of 16 meters and a height of 4 meters. The wall projection is seamlessly combined with a floor projection. It can be used to visualize factories, technical facilities, as well as macro- and microscopic structures.

Image courtesy of Fraunhofer IFF, Christian Blobner, Stefan Deutsch

Project details

The projection area has been renewed in 2018 along with a 25-channel 3D stereo laser projection system. Planning and hardware installation by project: syntropy GmbH. Calibration and Autocal by
  • ProjectionTools Pro Sim with: Dynamic warping feature and ColorMatch

  • 360° full dome + floor projection

  • Diameter 16m

  • 25 channels

  • 3D stereo laser projection

  • Dynamic warping, blending and black-level correction applied directly in 3D engine

  • One camera + spectrometer on a rotation unit