virtual-reality IEEE PAPER 2017






A Visual Cloud forVirtual RealityApplications.
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Our ability to collect images of the world en masse can revolutionize how we interact with the world by enabling powerfulvirtual reality(VR) applications in education, tourism, gaming, and others. These new applications, however, require a dramatic improvement in

Application of Virtual and Augmented Reality in Automotive Measurement Processes
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1 Motivation 2 3 Augmented andVirtualRealityMeasurement Services in Automotive Engineering 4 Concept of AR and VR in Measurement Services 5 Conclusion and Outlook Page 4. Page 6. AF | Folie 6VirtualReality? Definition of VR: ? Multi-dimensional virtual environment

Applications of visual perception tovirtual realityrendering
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Abstract Over the past few years,virtual reality(VR) has transitioned from the realm of expensive research prototypes and military installations into widely available consumer devices. But the high pixel counts and frame rates of current commodity devices more than

Enabling High-Quality UntetheredVirtual Reality .
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Abstract Todaysvirtual reality(VR) headsets require a cable connection to a PC or game console. This cable significantly limits the players mobility and, hence, her VR experience. The high data rate requirement of this link (multiple Gbps) precludes its replacement by WiFi.

Warped worlds invirtual reality
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Segerman and his collaborators have released software allowing anyone with avirtual - reality (VR) headset to wander through this warped world, which they previewed last month in two papers on the arXiv.org preprint server1,2. To explore the mathematical possibilities of alternative

Virtual and augmented reality based balance and gait training
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The difference between virtual and augmented reality is thatvirtualrealityoffers a virtual world that is separate from the real world, while augmented reality offers virtual elements as an overlay to the real world (for example virtual stepping stones projected on the floor).

Virtual Reality(VR) for Quality
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Summary:Virtual reality(VR) applications help in connecting processes, problems, and knowledge beyond geographies. This case study details how the ideality VR app helps in training TRIZ virtually, converting invisible management problems to physical-world

EVALUATING ORIENTATIONS TOVIRTUAL REALITYINTERFACES USING EYE TRACKING
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Abstract In this paper, two interfaces,90* 4and180* 2were compared for surveillance live 360-degree video feed by performance in the spatial task. The performance was assessed during active navigation in a virtual environment. The virtual environment was simulated

Stretchable transducers for kinesthetic interactions invirtual reality
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Figure 1: The tools of soft robotics enable immersive kinesthetic experiences in augmented andvirtual realitywhile remaining safe to use. Left: Using fluidic elastomer actuators (FEAs), we demonstrate a soft skin that can provide force feedback to a motion tracked controller

Integratingvirtual realityand BIM for end-user involvement in building design: A case study
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The technical setup must be able to reflect and support the diverse skill sets of the client, the consultancy and construction professionals, and the end-users.Visualization and communication of the interior design intent is an important part of the process. Building

Assessment of Prospective Memory using fNIRS in ImmersiveVirtual RealityEnvironment
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Abstract In order to measure real life prospective memory (PM) ability in laboratory setting, previous studies have used photograph-based, video-based andvirtual reality(VR)-based to simulate real life environment. In this study, we used the Functional Near-Infrared Abstract Background While it is often claimed thatvirtual reality(VR) training system can offer self-directed and mentorfree skill learning using the systems performance metrics (PM), no studies have yet provided evidence-based confirmation. This experimental study

An Experiment inVirtual Realityto Measure Daylight-Driven Interest in Rendered Architectural Scenes
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Abstract This paper introduces an experiment using avirtual realityheadset to collect subjective evaluations of rendered daylit architectural scenes. By varying sky conditions and view directions from a fixed view position, the authors collected subjective perceptual ratings

Time perception invirtual reality
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Abstract In literature, it is suggested thatvirtual reality(VR) can accelerate time perception. This effect is made use of in several clinical situations, like chemotherapy, but we do not yet know if VR really alters our time perception, or whether it is influenced by arousal or affective

Comparison of Movements inVirtual RealityMirror Box Therapy for Treatment of Lower Limb Phantom Pain
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Summary Context: Using Mirror Box Therapy (MBT) for treatment of Phantom Limb Pain (PLP) can reduce pain for some patients. The MBT has some limitations, such as: limited view through the mirror and the patient using it has to sit still to make the treatment work.

A Review of the Capabilities of Current Low-CostVirtual RealityTechnology and Its Potential to Enhance the Design Process
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In the past few years, there have been some significant advances in consumervirtual reality (VR) devices. Devices such as the Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Leap MotionTM Controller, and Microsoft KinectVR are bringing immersive VR experiences into the homes of consumers

Virtual RealityMRI: Playful Reduction of Childrens Anxiety in MRI Exams
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ABSTRACT Many people, especially children, perceive MRI exams as threatening. They experience anxiety and stress during the procedure. Often this results in premature termination of the scan or low image quality. To avoid these adverse effects, it is common to

The psychosocial impact of gambling invirtual reality
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arly in my research career, I speculated thatvirtual realityaddictionwas something that psychologists would need to keep an eye on. In 1995, I coined the term technological addictions in a paper of the same name in the journal Clinical Psychology Forum. In the

Impact ofvirtual realitygames on psychological well-being and upper limb performance in adults with physical disabilities: A pilot study
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ABSTRACT Introduction: There is limited information regarding the effects of interactive virtual reality(VR) games on psychological and physical well-being among adults with physical disabilities. We aimed to examine the impact of VR games on psychological well-

Animated self-avatars in immersivevirtual realityfor studying body perception and distortions
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ABSTRACT So far in my research studies withvirtual realityI have focused on using body and hand motion tracking systems in order to animate different 3D self-avatars in immersive virtual realityenvironments (head-mounted displays or desktopvirtual reality ). We are using

The Influence of Dynamic Signs on Cyclists Braking Rates: A Systematic Study Using ImmersiveVirtual Reality
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Abstract Dynamic signs are signs that incorporate movement and are projected from a vehicle toward pedestrians or on the wall or floor of a public facility. Projection-based signage systems that are easy to install and move are becoming increasingly practical as a

Virtual realityexposure therapy for treatment of dental phobia
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Abstract:Virtual RealityExposure Therapy (VRET) has gained in popularity as an effective treatment for anxiety disorders. The purpose of this article is to determine the applicability of VRET in the treatment of dental phobia of two patients. Two case examples of female dental

Virtual realityvisualization algorithms for the ALICE high energy physics experiment on the LHC at CERN
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ABSTRACT Analysing massive amounts of data gathered during many high energy physics experiments, including but not limited to the LHC ALICE detector experiment, requires efficient and intuitive methods of visualisation. One of the possible approaches to that

Virtual realitytraining improves turning capacity and functional
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Objective: To determine the added effects ofvirtual realitytraining on turning capacity, gait parameters and functional reach capacity of stroke patients compared to task oriented training alone. Methodology: A randomized control trial was conducted from February 2016

Development of a Virtual Museum Including a 4d Presentation of Building History inVirtual Reality
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ABSTRACT: In the last two decades the definition of the termvirtual museumchanged due to rapid technological developments. Using todays available 3D technologies a virtual museum is no longer just a presentation of collections on the Internet or a virtual tour of an

Psychomotor Surgical Training inVirtual Reality
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Abstract In this chapter we present a novel s/w system aiming to disrupt the healthcare training industry with the first PsychomotorVirtual Reality(VR) Surgical Training Solution. We provide the means for performing surgical operations in VR, thereby facilitating training

PAIN DURING ILLUSORY OWN ARM MOVEMENT: A STUDY IN IMMERSIVEVIRTUAL REALITY
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ABSTRACT Previous studies have demonstrated that the vision of ones own body, or of external embodied limbs, can lead to pain relieving outcomes. Analgesic effects have also been related to the vision of illusory limb movements. Nonetheless, whether these two

Effect of Induced Anxiety on Respiratory Resistance UsingVirtual RealitySimulation
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Abstract Background: The purpose of this research was to identify significant changes to respiratory resistance resulting from anxiety inducing simulations presented through the medium ofvirtual reality(VR) goggles. The tested hypothesis was that avirtual reality

Seamless and Secure VR: Adapting and Evaluating Established Authentication Systems forVirtual Reality
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AbstractVirtual reality(VR) headsets are enabling a wide range of new opportunities for the user. For example, in the near future users may be able to visit virtual shopping malls and virtually join international conferences. These and many other scenarios pose new

Designing a Local Multiplayer Game withVirtual Reality
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Abstract The use ofvirtual realityin the design of local multiplayer games is still very limited and thus there exist very little if any academical research on the matter. The goal of this thesis is to find out how the inclusion of thevirtual realitymedium in the design of a local and effectiveness of the proposed approach. Keywords: Architectural and urban design 4 Visual simulation 4Virtualreality4 Augmented reality 4 Structure from motion 1 Introduction Visual simulations are extremely useful and

An ImmersiveVirtual RealityMobile Platform for Self-Attachment
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Abstract. Psychotherapy is among the most effective techniques for combating mental health issues, andvirtual realityis beginning to be explored as a way to enhance the efficacy of various psychotherapeutic treatments. In this paper we propose an immersivevirtual reality

Virtual realitydriving simulation for measuring driver behavior and characteristics
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Abstract This article provides new insights regarding driver behavior, techniques and adaptability. This study has been done because: 1) driving a vehicle is critical and one of the most common daily tasks; 2) simulators are used for the purpose of training and researching

Culture Revitalization of Canadian Indigenous Tribes withVirtual RealityTechnology
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Abstract Nowadays, numerous studies have been conducted regarding the use ofvirtual realitytechnology. This technology has been used widely in various fields such as education, industry, military science and etc. The domain of this investigation is ascending

Challenges in networking to support augmented reality andvirtual reality
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Abstract We consider the network implications ofvirtual reality(VR) and augmented reality (AR). While there are intrinsic challenges for AR/VR applications to deliver on their promise, their impact on the underlying infrastructure will be undeniable. We look at augmented and

Improving Balance throughVirtual Realityand Physical Therapy Integration
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Abstract Background and Purpose:Virtual reality(VR) is an innovative technology that shows promise in the assistance of physical therapy (PT). This case report explores the use ofvirtual realitywith a patient suffering from unilateral vestibular hypofunction (UVH). Case

Inducing Cooperation ThroughVirtual Reality
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Abstract There has been a recent resurgence inVirtual Reality(VR) as a new medium for entertainment and communication. With these potentially exciting developments, I decided to create an experiment to test how people can potentially be influenced byvirtual reality

ROBOTICS ANDVIRTUAL REALITYFOR CULTURAL HERITAGE DIGITIZATION AND FRUITION.
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ABSTRACT: In this paper we present our novel approach for acquiring and managing digital models of archaeological sites, and the visualization techniques used to showcase them. In particular, we will demonstrate two technologies: our robotic system for digitization of

Recent Trends and Challenges inVirtual Reality
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ABSTRACT This paper provides an overview of theVirtual Realitywith emphasis on current trends of hardware and software technology, the processing and application issues. The first section of the paper presents a background ofVirtual realityfollowed by the description and

Design in ImmersiveVirtual RealityEnvironment for Information Presentation of Motorcycle Head-Up Display
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Abstract This dissertation introduces design for information presentation of motorcycle headup display. The research adopted a human-centered design approach to consider the characterful viewpoint movement of motorcycle rider. The approach utilized the immersive

Development of a Driving Simulator with Analyzing Drivers Characteristics Based on aVirtual RealityHead Mounted Display
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Abstract Driving a vehicle is one of the most common daily yet hazardous tasks. One of the great interests in recent research is to characterize a drivers behaviors through the use of a driving simulation.Virtual realitytechnology is now a promising alternative to the

Virtual Realityand Augmented Reality: Industries and Applications
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Facebook is building AR glasses and has a separate VR team working on ways to bring VR into FacebookIBMs Watson is being applied to VR. Rectangular Studios is creating a VR experience that allows users to speak in natural language to avatars in the virtual world

A Cloud-BasedVirtual RealityApp for a Novel Telemindfulness Service: Rationale, Design and Feasibility Evaluation.
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Abstract Background: Worldwide, there has been a marked increase in stress and anxiety, also among patients with traumatic brain injury (TBI). Access to psychology services is limited, with some estimates suggesting that over 50% of sufferers are not accessing the

Virtual Walkthrough of 3D Captured Scenes in Web-basedVirtual Reality
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In recent years, a variety of newvirtual realityhead mounted displays (VR HMDs) have been commercially introduced. From powerful, dedicated HMDs such as the Oculus Rift, to cheap containers making use of existing mobile devices such as Google Cardboard, the amount of

From Video Games toVirtual Reality(and Back). Introducing HACS (Historical-Analytical Comparative System) for the Documentation of Experiential
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ABSTRACT This paper introduces a comparative analytical system that seeks to document the evolution of the game experience in the history of video games. Following an overview of formal and ontological inspections of games, ten interactive figures domains of human

Museum Customer Experience andVirtual Reality : H. BOSCH Exhibition Case Study
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Abstract The article tries to investigate the effects ofvirtual realityapplication on customer experience in museum. A case study was applied in order to analyze the research question. The author finds thatvirtual realitymay provide a valuable experience with customers as

Clinical Utility ofVirtual Realityin Pain Management: A Comprehensive Research Review from 2009 to 2016
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AbstractVirtual Realityis a technology that allows users to experience a computer-simulated reality with visual, auditory, tactile and olfactory interactions. In the past decades, there have been considerable interests in usingVirtual Realityfor clinical purposes, including pain

An Innovative Solution Based onVirtual Realityto Treat Phobia
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Abstract The current paper conducts research on the existing methods for treating phobias, focusing onvirtual realityas an innovative treatment method. After conducting a survey of the current applications using this type of treatment, we have developed our own software,

Environments and System Types ofVirtual RealityTechnology in STEM: A Survey
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AbstractVirtual Reality(VR) technology has been used widely today in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields. The VR is emerging computer interface distinguished by high degrees of immersion, trustworthy, and interaction. The goal

Virtual realityand attitudes
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Abstract Recent developments inVirtual Reality(VR) technology present a tremendous opportunity for the tourism industry. This research aims to better understand how the VR experience may influence travel decision making by investigating spatial presence in VR

Julie Kress The GestureofVirtual RealitySeminar in Architectural Theory Professor Phillip M. Crosby Spring 2017
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Technology is both shaped by, and shapes society. In fact, as described by Marshall McLuhan, It is the medium that shapes and controls the scale and the form of human association and action. The content or uses of such media are as diverse as they are

Mixed Reality: Augmented Virtual and Its Usage in Medical Sciences
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Sciences.VirtualReality(VR) is defined as a collection of technological devices: ?a computer capable of interactive 3D visualization, a head mounted display and data gloves equipped with one or more position trackers?.

Sense of Presence in Affordable 3DVirtual RealityHead Mounted Displays: Impacts on Teaching and Marketing
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Since almost thirty years, three dimensionalvirtual reality , which required expensive and cumbersome equipment, has raised interest as it allows users to feel immersed in virtual environments. Recently, affordable head mounted displays have revived the hope that

An Educational Physics Laboratory in Mobile Versus Room ScaleVirtual RealityA Comparative Study
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Abstract. Despite year-long efforts in education, studying and understanding physical phenomena still proves to be a challenge to both learners and educators. However, with the current rise ofVirtual Realityexperiences, interactive immersive simulations in 3D are

Virtual RealityChallenges in Education and Training
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AbstractVirtual Reality(VR) will soon be something millions of people will be using. It will expand into a broad spectrum of our current world. VR is a technology that enables the creation of computer generated virtual worlds with which the user can interact and immerse

Virtual Realityin Scripted Television: Why it will ultimately fail
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Abstract:Virtual realityhas prominently made its way into the world of scripted television. It seems to many that it will be the future of the industry, but this is not the case. There are many reasons whyvirtual realitywill fail in the world of scripted television. These can be

The hypothesis of thevirtual realityworld; according to astrophysical and mathematical presumption
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ABSTRACT Context. This paper suggests a hypothesis that the world is a simulation of a digital world done by a creator who is the ruler of the highest civilization. As this creator can control the cosmic distances and so he used his science and arts in a simulation called life,

Perceptions toward AdoptingVirtual Realityas a Learning Aid in Information Technology
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Abstract The field of education is an ever-evolving area constantly enriched by newly discovered techniques provided by active research in all areas of technologies. The recent years have witnessed the introduction of a number of promising technologies and

RESEARCH ON HUMAN PSYCHOLOGICAL STRESS USING SALIVARY CHROMOGRANIN A INVIRTUAL REALITY
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Abstract This study compares psychological stress during avirtual reality(VR) and real room experience. We chose the level of chromogranin A (CgA) in saliva as the physiological stress index. A mood evaluation was also conducted to investigate the presence of

A Comparison of Active and PassiveVirtual RealityExposure Scenarios to Elicit Social Anxiety
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Abstract Social phobia is an anxiety disorder that results in an excessive and unreasonable fear of social situations. As a safe and controlled tool,Virtual RealityExposure Therapy (VRET) has been used to treat anxiety disorders and phobias. This paper aims to study

The Influence ofVirtual Realityon Human Mind
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Our society is witnessing a rapid development of innovation technologies which allowed to do scientific research in many spheres and, in particular, invirtual reality(VR) and its impact on a human mind and imagination. VR is a device which transmits to a user realistic generated

DATA ADJUSTMENT OF THE GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM, GPS AND IMAGE TO CONSTRUCT AVIRTUAL REALITY .
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ABSTRACT: Visualization of spatial data in avirtual realityenvironment is catching the imagination of researchers across the disciplines of spatial information sciences and computer vision alike. Different approaches have been investigated into for visualization of

Evaluation of Gesture Description Language in the role of touchless interface forvirtual realityenvironment
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Abstract. The main novelty presented in this paper is application and evaluation our Gesture Description Language (GDL) classifier in the role of touchless interface forvirtual reality(VR) environment. In our VR system whole interaction is done by gestures and body movements

Automatic CAE Mesh and Analysis Results Export for Presentation inVirtual RealityEnvironments
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Abstract?UsingVirtual Reality(VR) interactive and immersive presentation of 3D CAE meshes and analysis results facilitates and enhances the engineering decision making which reduces the duration of the product development cycle leading to decreased product

Citizen Science, Gamification, andVirtual Realityfor Cognitive Research
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This workshop discusses three distinct but related topics. The first topic is citizen science which involves volunteers all around the world generating data to address scientific problems and recently led to breakthroughs in the natural sciences. Citizen science typically

VIRTUAL REALITYFOR METAL ARC WELDING: A REVIEW AND DESIGN CONCEPT
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ABSTRACTVirtual Reality(VR) creates computer generated environment that facilitates multidisciplinary collaborative engineering. Computer graphics becomes very much user friendly for an average user. It allows people to see the surrounding world in new dimension

Kinect BaseVirtual Realityversus Biodex Gait Training on Lower Limbs Function in Burned Patients
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Abstract: Back ground and purpose: Mobility is a major problem for burn patients regarding their quality of life, the burn injury influence the ability to participate in daily living activities. Patients physical health significantly affected by their immobility. The purpose of the current

FIELD OPERATORS INTERFACE IN COMPUTER SIMULATOR: VIRTUAL TOURS VSVIRTUAL REALITY
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ABSTRACT Requirements as to the field operator interface of computer-based training systems for process unit operators are analyzed. A new approach is suggested to the implementation of a field operator interface using panoramic photography. Functional and

VIRTUAL REALITYTRAINING IMPROVES BALANCE OUTCOME IN STROKE PATIENTS
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Abstract: Introduction: Stroke is the leading cause of disability which leads to decline in the functional status and quality of life of patients. Thevirtual realitytraining is one of more recent and interesting approaches to facilitate the speedy recovery after stroke. Objective of

A Study ofVirtual Reality
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Abstract:Virtual reality(VR) is a powerful and interactive technology that changes our life unlike any other.Virtual reality , which can also be termed as immersive multimedia, is the art of simulating a physical presence for the audience in places both real and imaginary. It

Virtual RealityMotion Parallax with the Facebook Surround-360 using a Depth Augmented Stereo Panorama
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Recent interest invirtual realityhas led to the development of 360-degree media platforms. In general, 360-degree images or videos can be observed using a head-mounted display (HMD) which tracks head position and renders images for each eye with low latency. Three-

UsingVirtual Realityas a Design Input: Impacts on Collaboration in a University Design Studio Setting
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Abstract: The use of immersivevirtual realityas a design input tool has the potential to dramatically alter the way students approach the design process by providing students with improved spatial understanding of their design decisions. This paper presents the findings of

Virtual Reality : Issues and Challenges
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ABSTRACTVirtual Realitysystems have drawn much attention by researchers and companies in the last few years.Virtual Realityis a term that applies to computer-simulated environments that can simulate physical presence in places in the real world, as well as in

Understanding Schizophrenia: A novel approach to medical education and psychiatric clinical training through the medium ofvirtual reality
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Psychiatry proves to be one of the most difficult branches of medicine for medical students to understand. Inexperienced providers frequently find it challenging to empathize with patients with mental illness1.Virtual Reality(VR) has dramatically impacted efforts in healthcare

OpenVirtual Reality
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This study lends itself to recent advances in open sourcevirtual realitytechnology and its application within the field of architecture. The research focuses on open sourcing and the relatively inexpensive hardware solutions readily available, such as Google Cardboard. The

Digital Ordering System at Hotels usingVirtual Reality
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Abstract: Many a times at hotels, we have to wait for the waiter to give our order for food. This creates problems in Hotels especially in weekends and festival seasons. The main intension of our project is to avoid such problems and to give solutions to those problems. In this, a

Using Augmented andVirtual RealityTechnology in the Construction Industry
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ABSTRACT: Augmented and virtual technologies both play vital roles in the construction industry. Augmented technologies, however, have a higher benefit when compared to virtual. The two technology types are discussed; with their similarities and differences

The Unframed World:Virtual RealityAs An Artistic Medium For The 21st century, HeK (House of Electronic Arts Basel), Münchenstein/Basel, CH
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The Benefits of Caching and Computing for WirelessVirtual Reality
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Just recently, the concept of augmented andvirtual reality(AR/VR) over wireless has taken the entire 5G ecosystem by storm spurring an unprecedented interest from both academia, industry and others. Yet, the success of an immersive VR experience hinges on solving a

Virtual RealityFlight Simulator
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Abstract Flight simulators are currently used to train prospective pilots who will fly aircrafts. However, the flight simulator usually need more space, more budgets, and another things so that the simulator can be operated as similar as possible to a real aircraft. Responding to the

Illusions of Space Expansion, Accelerated Space Expansion and Their Sources.Virtual Realityof Inflationary Cosmology.
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Abstract In this work we present our theory and principles of the mathematical foundations of Lobachevskian (hyperbolic) astrophysics and cosmology which follow from a mathematical interpretation of experimental data in a Lobachevskian non-expanding Universe. Several

2D Worm Tracking Line-Confocal Microscope WithVirtual Reality
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CONCLUSIONS Tracking freely moving C. elegans with rapid volumetric imaging is a great challenge that has only been achieved by a select few groups. Preliminary results show that this microscope is indeed capable of accomplishing the task and all that is left it improve the

Virtual Water Management Model (VWMM): Monitoring and analyzing Southern High Plains water inVirtual Realityenvironment
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Abstract We introduce Virtual Water Management Model (VWMM), avirtual realitymodel for visualizing and monitoring Southern High Plains Aquifer of Texas. The water systems are monitored by sensors integrated on wells distributed on a vast geographic area. Our web-

AVirtual RealityVisualization Tool for Neuron Tracing
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Abstract Tracing neurons in large-scale microscopy data is crucial to establishing a wiring diagram of the brain, which is needed to understand how neural circuits in the brain process information and generate behavior. Automatic techniques often fail for large and complex

COGNITION ENHANCEMENT USINGVIRTUAL REALITYIN APARTMENT CUSTOMIZATION
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Abstract: The design and construction of customer configured apartments is challenging when customers are unable to interpret construction drawings or lack the knowledge or competence to deliver the decisions and information that is required from them. Builders

Google Cardboard in Social Science Research Exploring low-costvirtual realityand its potential
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Abstract Currently we experience an ongoing hype and increased public awareness around the potential use ofVirtual Reality(VR) Technology in both private and work related application scenarios. While the concept of VR has already been described in the 1960s

Future Training-Simulations,Virtual Reality , Serious Games and Augmented Reality
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ABSTRACT As computer technologies continue to evolve so do the ways we interface with them. In this report I briefly review the past, present, and future of advanced computer interfaces. This includes a general introduction to the related technologies of simulation,

A Look intoVirtual Realityand the Creative Industries
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Abstract This paper examines the relationship betweenVirtual Realityand the Creative Industry. I want to prove the theory thatVirtual RealityTechnology will continue to grow and become an effective method for advancing and expanding the Creative Industries in the

Digital Simulations AndVirtual Reality
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Abstract-This paper surveys the area of simulations andvirtual reality , the research is already being done about the subject since 1997 in this we recall all the further modifications and have recollected all the types of simulations being used with all the

Virtual RealityBased Immersion Systems
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AbstractVirtual reality(VR) is a high-end human computer interface that strives to immerse the designers and users completely in a virtual interactive environment for a simulation of real world. In order to meet the requirements of market competition, VR technologies can not

HCI RESEARCH INVIRTUAL REALITY : A DISCUSSION OF PROBLEM-SOLVING
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ABSTRACT Recent advances inVirtual Reality(VR) systems have revived interest in the field and strongly affected Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) research. The problem solving capacity of HCI research in VR is examined and discussed in this paper. A literature

Virtual Reality -based Personalized Learning Environment for Repetitive Labor-intensive Construction Tasks
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In recent years, several developments have been made towards improving construction methodology and equipment used to facilitate better construction environment and create safer working sites. Yet there always remain repetitive construction tasks demanding heavy

Augmenting Board Games usingVirtual Reality
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ABSTRACTVirtual reality , VR, is a relatively new technology which right now shows great commercial potential and garners the attention of many game developers. Even though many games and prototypes have been made using VR technology, few studies have been

Virtual realityand the human world
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Abstract: Nowadays, the danger of modern science and technology the attention to which was drawn already by Martin Heidegger is not in any way smaller, in a sense it is even bigger than it was in the middle of the previous century, as the essence of contemporary

User Acceptance of Sport-relatedVirtual Reality
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Since its mainstream emergence at the beginning of the 1990s,virtual reality(VR) technology was used and scientifically investigated in different utilitarian fields, ie medicine, education, and manufacturing (HilfertKönig, 2016; Huang, Backman,Backman, 2010;

VIRTUAL REALITYSYSTEM FOR MOTION CAPTURE ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION FOR FOLK DANCE TRAINING
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Abstract: In this article an approach and methodology for motion capture, comparison and assessment combined withvirtual realityvisualization and natural user interaction designed for learning of folk dances is proposed. The methodology includes different methods applied

What Should a Virtual/Augmented Reality Course be?
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A review of the courses described in literature is presented as well as guidelines issued by profes- sional/scientific associations concerning a basicVirtualRealitycourse identifying a set of relevant aspects to be considered when organizing such a course.

THE NEED FOR ENHANCING EARTHQUAKE EVACUEE SAFETY BY USINGVIRTUAL REALITYSERIOUS GAMES
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Abstract: Enhancing evacuee safety is a key factor in reducing the number of injuries and deaths that result from earthquakes. This can be achieved by designing safer buildings taking into account behavioral factors and by training occupants. However, traditional

ABOUNDED ADOPTIONSTRATEGY AND ITS PERFORMANCE EVALUATION OFVIRTUAL REALITYTECHNOLOGIES APPLIED IN ONLINE
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Abstract. Thousands of online virtual experiments are being developed by hundreds of National Virtual Experimental Teaching Demonstration Centers run by top universities in China. According to an analysis on the existing VR technologies accessible in market and

Vocational Rehabilitation of Individuals with Disabilities UsingVirtual Reality
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ABSTRACT In this paper, a system for vocational training and assessment of individuals with severe disabilities is presented. This system is currently in its iteration phase. The system aims at providing effective vocational training to three groups of individuals with disabilities:



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