Patent Number: 8,797,263

Title: Apparatus, method for measuring 3 dimensional position of a viewer and display device having the apparatus

Abstract: Disclosed herein are an apparatus, a method for measuring 3 dimensional positions of a viewer and a display device having the apparatus. The apparatus for measuring the 3 dimensional positions includes an image capturing module that photographs images included in objects; a detecting module that detects the objects from images photographed by the image capturing module and calculates sizes and coordinates of the images on the objects; and a position calculation module that calculates the 3-dimensional positions of the objects in the space in which the objects are positioned by using the information on the calculated sizes and coordinates of the image of the objects.

Inventors: Kim; Hyun (Gyeonggi-do, KR)

Assignee: Samsung Electro-Mechanics Co., Ltd.

International Classification: G06F 3/033 (20130101)

Expiration Date: 8/05/12018