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ARWALK: A Tool to Assist Indoor Navigation with Augmented Reality

International Journal of Computer Applications
Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA
Year of Publication: 2021
Arthur Galdino Dangoni, Lutyéllen Dos Santos Ribeiro, Talles Marcelo G. De A. Barbosa

Arthur Galdino Dangoni, Lutyéllen Dos Santos Ribeiro and Talles Marcelo De G A Barbosa. ARWALK: A Tool to Assist Indoor Navigation with Augmented Reality. International Journal of Computer Applications 174(11):56-61, January 2021. BibTeX

	author = {Arthur Galdino Dangoni and Lutyéllen Dos Santos Ribeiro and Talles Marcelo G. De A. Barbosa},
	title = {ARWALK: A Tool to Assist Indoor Navigation with Augmented Reality},
	journal = {International Journal of Computer Applications},
	issue_date = {January 2021},
	volume = {174},
	number = {11},
	month = {Jan},
	year = {2021},
	issn = {0975-8887},
	pages = {56-61},
	numpages = {6},
	url = {},
	doi = {10.5120/ijca2021920993},
	publisher = {Foundation of Computer Science (FCS), NY, USA},
	address = {New York, USA}


Augmented reality is a useful technology for learning about people with Down Syndrome (DS). These people have impaired psychomotor skills in addition to having difficulties in understanding. This work proposes to create an internal navigation application with an augmented reality interface. It allows for greater autonomy and well-being of these people, supporting them in this type of environment. Based on tests performed in simulated environments, it can be useful for people with difficulties in locomotion and understanding.


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Indoor navigation, Marker-based AR, Android.