It is a device that scans a (small) 3D object and generates a point cloud. This cloud can be viewed in tools like point-cloud viewer, Cyclone, AutoCAD, Jmol etc. Such a device on a large scale has a wide range of applications viz. Animation, Gaming, Reverse Engineering and Prototyping, Documentation of Cultural artifacts, Orthotics
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