Randy Smith Recognized / VisualEyes

Institutions: General Motors

GM Engineering Center, Warren, MI

Randall C. Smith has received the 1999 “Boss” Kettering Award from General Motors, the corporation’s top technical honor. Smith has worked on VisualEyes, a system of integrated hardware, internally developed virtual reality software, and user interfaces, which is used to create stereoscopic, full-size, visually realistic displays of vehicles and components. VisualEyes is used throughout GM for vehicle design review, rapid prototyping, die and engineering analysis, and manufacturing validation.

Email: spiff@evl.uic.edu

Date: December 1, 1999
R. Smith, GM

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