ARLOD: Augmented Reality Mobile Application Integrating Information Obtained from the Linked Open Drug Data

  • Carlos Daniel Flores-Flores
  • José Luis Sánchez-CervantesEmail author
  • Lisbeth Rodríguez-Mazahua
  • Luis Omar Colombo-Mendoza
  • Alejandro Rodríguez-González
Part of the Studies in Computational Intelligence book series (SCI, volume 815)


The proliferation of mobile devices and the constant improvement of their processing capabilities has helped the improvement of other technologies, such as AR (Augmented Reality). On the other hand, there are currently more organizations that make their information available to society, such as the pharmaceutical industry, this helps the growth of the LODD (Linked Open Drug Data). Therefore, in this document we present ARLOD (Augmented Reality in Linked Open Data cloud) an application for mobile devices that integrates AR information obtained from the LODD datasets, with the intention that between the two technologies they complement each other to help solve the limitations that each of them presents and with the intention that ARLOD becomes a support tool for people involved in the field of health care. Likewise, a proposed architecture for the integration of these technologies is presented, demonstrating its usefulness through the development of ARLOD.


ARLOD AR LODD LOD cloud Mobile application Datasets 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Carlos Daniel Flores-Flores
    • 1
  • José Luis Sánchez-Cervantes
    • 2
    Email author
  • Lisbeth Rodríguez-Mazahua
    • 1
  • Luis Omar Colombo-Mendoza
    • 1
  • Alejandro Rodríguez-González
    • 3
  1. 1.Tecnológico Nacional de México/I.T. OrizabaOrizabaMexico
  2. 2.Division of Research and Postgraduate StudiesCONACYT-Instituto Tecnológico de OrizabaOrizabaMexico
  3. 3.Departamento de Lenguajes y Sistemas Informáticos e Ingeniería del Software, Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingenieros InformáticosUniversidad Politécnica de MadrirMadridSpain

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