VR 2017

2017 IEEE Virtual Reality (VR), March 18-22, 2017, Los Angeles, CA, USA

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The Effectiveness of Changing the Field of View in a HMD on the Perceived Self-Motion
Oliver Basting, Arnulph Fuhrmann, and Stefan M. Grünvogel
(TH Köln, Germany)
Abstract: The following paper investigates the effect on the intensity of per- ceived vection by changing the field of view (FOV) using a head- mounted display (HMD) in a virtual environment (VE). For this purpose a study was carried out, where the participants were situ- ated in a vection evoking VE using a HMD. During the experiment, the VE was presented with different FOVs, and a measurement of the felt intensity of vection was performed. The results indicate that a decrease of the FOV invokes a decrease of the intensity of perceived vection.


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