VR 2017
2017 IEEE Virtual Reality (VR)

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

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Saturday, March 18, 2017
Registration
07:30 – 08:30
Message from the Chairs (3DUI)
08:30 – 09:00, Parkview
Message from the Chairs
Maud Marchal, Robert J. Teather, and Bruce Thomas
(IRISA, France; INSA, France; Carleton University, Canada; University of South Australia, Australia)
Doctoral Consortium
08:30 – 17:00, R219
Steering Locomotion by Vestibular Perturbation in Room-Scale VR
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
Cognitive Psychology and Human Factors Engineering of Virtual Reality
Adrian K. T. Ng
(University of Hong Kong, China)
Design and Assessment of Haptic Interfaces: An Essay on Proactive Haptic Articulation
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
Info
Designing Next Generation Marketplace: The Effect of 3D VR Store Interface Design on Shopping Behavior
Hyo Jeong Kang
(University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Gaze Estimation Based on Head Movements in Virtual Reality Applications using Deep Learning
Agata Marta Soccini
(University of Torino, Italy)
On Exploring the Mitigation of Distance Misperception in Virtual Reality
Alex Peer
(University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Optical See-Through vs. Spatial Augmented Reality Simulators for Medical Applications
(University of Central Florida, USA)
Design of Collaborative 3D User Interfaces for Virtual and Augmented Reality
Jerônimo G. Grandi
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
Improve Accessibility of Virtual and Augmented Reality for People with Balance Impairments
(University of Texas at San Antonio, USA)
View-Aware Tile-Based Adaptations in 360 Virtual Reality Video Streaming
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA)
Augmented Reality: Principles and Practice (Tutorials)
08:30 – 17:00, R200
Augmented Reality: Principles and Practice
Dieter Schmalstieg and Tobias Höllerer
(Graz University of Technology, Austria; University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
Info
Hypertextual Reality: VR on the Web (Tutorials)
08:30 – 17:00, R207
Hypertextual Reality: VR on the Web
Diego González-Zúñiga, Peter O'Shaughnessy, and Michael Blix
(Samsung Research, UK; Samsung Research, USA)
Diving into the Multiplicity: Liberating Your Design Process from a Convention-Centered Approach (Tutorials)
08:30 – 17:00, R211
Diving into the Multiplicity: Liberating Your Design Process from a Convention-Centered Approach
Rebecca Rouse, Benjamin Chang, and Silvia Ruzanka
(Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA)
Visualization and Tracking (3DUI)
09:00 – 10:00, Parkview
Pano: Design and Evaluation of a 360° Through-the-Lens Technique
Damien Clergeaud and Pascal Guitton
(Inria, France; University of Bordeaux, France)
Towards Efficient Spatial Compression in Self-Overlapping Virtual Environments
Khrystyna Vasylevska and Hannes Kaufmann
(Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
Increasing Optical Tracking Workspace of VR Applications using Controlled Cameras
Guillaume Cortes, Eric Marchand, Jérôme Ardouin, and
(Realyz, France; University of Rennes 1, France; Inria, France)
Break
10:00 – 10:30
3D Interaction (3DUI)
10:30 – 12:00, Parkview
An Arm-Mounted Inertial Controller for 6DOF Input: Design and Evaluation
Thomas S. Young, Robert J. Teather, and I. Scott MacKenzie
(York University, Canada; Carleton University, Canada)
Exploring Natural Eye-Gaze-Based Interaction for Immersive Virtual Reality
Thammathip Piumsomboon, Gun Lee, Robert W. Lindeman, and Mark Billinghurst
(University of South Australia, Australia; University of Canterbury, New Zealand)
Video Info
A Reliable Non-verbal Vocal Input Metaphor for Clicking
Daniel Zielasko, Neha Neha, Benjamin Weyers, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Specimen Box: A Tangible Interaction Technique for World-Fixed Virtual Reality Displays
David J. Zielinski, Derek Nankivil, and Regis Kopper
(Duke University, USA)
Lunch
12:00 – 13:30
Evaluation (3DUI)
13:30 – 14:50, Parkview
The Effects of Presentation Method and Simulation Fidelity on Psychomotor Education in a Bimanual Metrology Training Simulation
Jeffrey Bertrand, Ayush Bhargava, Kapil Chalil Madathil, Anand Gramopadhye, and Sabarish V. Babu
(Clemson University, USA)
Evaluation of Approaching-Strategies of Temporarily Required Virtual Assistants in Immersive Environments
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Comparing Leaning-Based Motion Cueing Interfaces for Virtual Reality Locomotion
(Simon Fraser University, Canada; Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
Evaluating Perceived Distance Measures in Room-Scale Spaces using Consumer-Grade Head Mounted Displays
Alex Peer and Kevin Ponto
(University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Posters (3DUI)
14:50 – 15:15, Parkview
A Robust and Intuitive 3D Interface for Teleoperation of Autonomous Robotic Agents through Immersive Virtual Reality Environments
Jace Regenbrecht, Alireza Tavakkoli, and Donald Loffredo
(University of Houston-Victoria, USA)
Can Social Presence Be Contagious? Effects of Social Presence Priming on Interaction with Virtual Humans
Salam Daher, Kangsoo Kim, Myungho Lee, Gerd Bruder, Ryan Schubert, Jeremy Bailenson, and
(University of Central Florida, USA; Stanford University, USA)
Design and Preliminary Evaluation of an Ego-Exocentric Technique for Cooperative Manipulation
Leonardo Pavanatto Soares, Márcio Sarroglia Pinho, and Regis Kopper
(PUCRS, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
Video
Awestruck: Natural Interaction with Virtual Reality on Eliciting Awe
(Simon Fraser University, Canada)
Preprint Video Info
Moving in a Box: Improving Spatial Orientation in Virtual Reality using Simulated Reference Frames
(Simon Fraser University, Canada)
Indirect Touch Interaction with Stereoscopic Displays using a Two-Sided Handheld Touch Device
Prabhakar V. Vemavarapu and Christoph W. Borst
(University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA)
Procedural Celestial Rendering for 3D Navigation
Alain Galvan, Francisco R. Ortega, and Naphtali Rishe
(Florida International University, USA)
Analysis of R-V Dynamics Illusion Behavior Caused by Varying the Weight of Real Object
Kana Oshima, Satoshi Hashiguchi, Fumihisa Shibata, and Asako Kimura
(Ritsumeikan University, Japan)
A Surgical Training System for Four Medical Punctures Based on Virtual Reality and Haptic Feedback
Ronghai Wang, Junfeng Yao, Lin Wang, Xiaohan Liu, Hongwei Wang, and Liling Zheng
(Quanzhou Normal University, China; Xiamen University, China; Sanming University, China; Quanzhou First Affiliated Hospital of Fujian Medical University, China)
User Experience Evaluation with Archaeometry Interactive Tools in Virtual Reality Environment
Ana Grasielle Corrêa, Eduardo Zilles Borba, Roseli Lopes, Marcelo Knorich Zuffo, Astolfo Araujo, and Regis Kopper
(University of São Paulo, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
Information Recall in VR Disability Simulation
(University of Texas at San Antonio, USA)
Video
Comparing VR Environments for Seat Selection in an Opera Theater
José Luis Dorado, Pablo Figueroa, Jean-Rémy Chardonnet, , and José Tiberio Hernández
(University of Andes, Colombia; LE2I, France)
Multi-phase Wall Warner System for Real Walking in Virtual Environments
Markus Zank, Colin Yao, and Andreas Kunz
(ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
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)
Trigger Walking: A Low-Fatigue Travel Technique for Immersive Virtual Reality
Bhuvaneswari Sarupuri, Miriam Luque Chipana, and Robert W. Lindeman
(University of Canterbury, New Zealand)
VizSpace: Interaction in the Positive Parallax Screen Plane
Oyewole Oyekoya, Emily Sassard, and Tiana Johnson
(Clemson University, USA)
Effects of Stereo and Head Tracking on Distance Estimation, Presence, and Simulator Sickness using Wall Screen in Architectural Project Review
Sabah Boustila, Dominique Bechmann, and Antonio Capobianco
(University of Strasbourg, France)
Influence of Avatar Appearance on Presence in Social VR
Paul Heidicker, Eike Langbehn, and Frank Steinicke
(University of Hamburg, Germany)
Angle and Pressure-Based Volumetric Picking on Touchscreen Devices
Ievgeniia Gutenko, Seyedkoosha Mirhosseini, and Arie E. Kaufman
(Stony Brook University, USA)
PRECIOUS! Out-of-Reach Selection using Iterative Refinement in VR
Daniel Mendes, Daniel Medeiros, Eduardo Cordeiro, Maurício Sousa, Alfredo Ferreira, and Joaquim Jorge
(INESC-ID, Portugal; University of Lisbon, Portugal)
Jedi ForceExtension: Telekinesis as a Virtual Reality Interaction Metaphor
Rory M. S. Clifford, Nikita Mae B. Tuanquin, and Robert W. Lindeman
(University of Canterbury, New Zealand)
Effect of Footstep Vibrations and Proprioceptive Vibrations Used with an Innovative Navigation Method
Jérémy Plouzeau, José Luis Dorado, Damien Paillot, and Frédéric Merienne
(LE2I, France; HeSam, France)
Anatomical 2D/3D Shape-Matching in Virtual Reality: A User Interface for Quantifying Joint Kinematics with Radiographic Imaging
Kyungyoon Kim, Rebekah L. Lawrence, Nikki Kyllonen, Paula M. Ludewig, Arin M. Ellingson, and Daniel F. Keefe
(University of Minnesota, USA)
Video
Redirected Reach in Virtual Reality: Enabling Natural Hand Interaction at Multiple Virtual Locations with Passive Haptics
Mohamed Suhail, Shyam Prathish Sargunam, Dustin T. Han, and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Preprint
Effect of Hand-Avatar in a Selection Task Using a Tablet as Input Device in an Immersive Virtual Environment
Luis Afonso, Paulo Dias, Carlos Ferreira, and Beatriz Sousa Santos
(University of Aveiro, Portugal)
Painting with Light: Gesture Based Light Control in Architectural Settings
Mohamed Handosa, Denis Gračanin, Hicham G. Elmongui, and Andrew Ciambrone
(Virginia Tech, USA; Alexandria University, Egypt)
Video
Visual Cues to Aid 3D Pointing in a Virtual Mirror
Jason W. Woodworth and Christoph W. Borst
(University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA)
Video
Break and Posters
15:15 – 16:00, Strand Bridge
Haptics (3DUI)
16:00 – 17:15, Parkview
Force and Vibrotactile Integration for 3D User Interaction within Virtual Environments
Aida Erfanian, Stanley Tarng, Yaoping Hu, , and
(University of Calgary, Canada; LE2I, France)
Vibrotactile Assistance for User Guidance Towards Selection Targets in VR and the Cognitive Resources Involved
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Würzburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA)
Spatialized Vibrotactile Feedback Contributes to Goal-Directed Movements in Cluttered Virtual Environments
Céphise Louison, Fabien Ferlay, and Daniel R. Mestre
(CEA, France; Aix-Marseille University, France; CNRS, France)
Video
FlexiFingers: Multi-finger Interaction in VR Combining Passive Haptics and Pseudo-Haptics
Merwan Achibet, Benoît Le Gouis, Maud Marchal, Pierre-Alexandre Léziart, , Adrien Girard, , and Hiroyuki Kajimoto
(Inria, France; INSA, France; IRISA, France; ENS, France; University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Contest (3DUI)
17:15 – 17:45, Parkview
Augmented Reality Exhibits of Constructive Art: 8th Annual 3DUI Contest
Rongkai Guo, Ryan P. McMahan, and
(Kennesaw State University, USA; University of Texas at Dallas, USA; RWTH Aachen University, Germany)
AACT: A Mobile Augmented Reality Application for Art Creation
Ayush Bhargava, Jeffrey Bertrand, and Sabarish V. Babu
(Clemson University, USA)
Video
HOT: Hold your Own Tools for AR-Based Constructive Art
Giuseppe Attanasio, Alberto Cannavò, Francesca Cibrario, Fabrizio Lamberti, Paolo Montuschi, and Gianluca Paravati
(Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Batmen Beyond: Natural 3D Manipulation with the BatWand
André Montes Rodrigues, Olavo Belloc, Eduardo Zilles Borba, Mario Nagamura, and Marcelo Knorich Zuffo
(University of São Paulo, Brazil)
SculptAR: An Augmented Reality Interaction System
Vicenzo Abichequer Sangalli, Thomas Volpato de Oliveira, Leonardo Pavanatto Soares, and Márcio Sarroglia Pinho
(PUCRS, Brazil)
Augmented Reality Digital Sculpture
Nathanael Harrell, Grayson Bonds, Xiaojia Wang, Sean Valent, Elham Ebrahimi, and Sabarish V. Babu
(Clemson University, USA)
Video
Collaborative Manipulation of 3D Virtual Objects in Augmented Reality Scenarios using Mobile Devices
Jerônimo G. Grandi, Iago Berndt, Henrique G. Debarba, Luciana Nedel, and Anderson Maciel
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Artanim Foundation, Switzerland)
Video
T4T: Tangible Interface for Tuning 3D Object Manipulation Tools
Alberto Cannavò, Fabio Cermelli, Vincenzo Chiaramida, Giovanni Ciccone, Fabrizio Lamberti, Paolo Montuschi, and Gianluca Paravati
(Politecnico di Torino, Italy)
Contest and Reception
18:00 – 20:00, Terrace A/B
Sunday, March 19, 2017
Registration and Poster Setup
08:00 – 08:30
Keynote (3DUI)
08:30 – 09:45, Parkview
Keynote
Jun Rekimoto
SEARIS 10th Workshop on Software Engineering and Architectures for Realtime Interactive Systems (Workshop)
08:30 – 17:00, R200
KELVAR Workshop on K-12 Embodied Learning through Virtual & Augmented Reality (Workshop)
08:30 – 12:00, R207
PERCAR Perceptual and Cognitive Issues in AR (Workshop)
08:30 – 12:00, R211
WEVR Workshop on Everyday Virtual Reality (Workshop)
08:30 – 12:00, R219
Break and Posters
09:45 – 10:15, Strand Bridge
Navigation (3DUI)
10:15 – 12:00, Parkview
Interpretation of Navigation Information Modulates the Effect of the Waist-Type Hanger Reflex on Walking
Yuki Kon, Takuto Nakamura, and Hiroyuki Kajimoto
(University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Video
Bookshelf and Bird: Enabling Real Walking in Large VR Spaces through Cell-Based Redirection
Run Yu, Wallace S. Lages, Mahdi Nabiyouni, Brandon Ray, Navyaram Kondur, Vikram Chandrashekar, and Doug A. Bowman
(Virginia Tech, USA)
Video
Optimized Graph Extraction and Locomotion Prediction for Redirected Walking
Markus Zank and Andreas Kunz
(ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
COMS-VR: Mobile Virtual Reality Entertainment System using Electric Car and Head-Mounted Display
Ryo Kodama, Masahiro Koge, Shun Taguchi, and Hiroyuki Kajimoto
(TOYOTA Central R&D Labs, Japan; University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Efficient Approximate Computation of Scene Visibility Based on Navigation Meshes and Applications for Navigation and Scene Analysis
Sebastian Freitag, Benjamin Weyers, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Lunch
12:00 – 13:30
Gestures (3DUI)
13:30 – 15:00, Parkview
Gesture Elicitation for 3D Travel via Multi-Touch and Mid-Air Systems for Procedurally Generated Pseudo-Universe
Francisco R. Ortega, Alain Galvan, Katherine Tarre, Armando Barreto, Naphtali Rishe, Jonathan Bernal, Ruben Balcazar, and Jason-Lee Thomas
(Florida International University, USA)
Mid-Air Modeling with Boolean Operations in VR
Daniel Mendes, Daniel Medeiros, Maurício Sousa, Ricardo Ferreira, Alberto Raposo, Alfredo Ferreira, and Joaquim Jorge
(INESC-ID, Portugal; University of Lisbon, Portugal; PUC-Rio, Brazil)
Spatial and Rotation Invariant 3D Gesture Recognition Based on Sparse Representation
Ferran Argelaguet, Mélanie Ducoffe, Anatole Lécuyer, and Remi Gribonval
(Inria, France; IRISA, France; ENS, France)
Video
Classic3D and Single3D: Two Unimanual Techniques for Constrained 3D Manipulations on Tablet PCs
Siju Wu, Aylen Ricca, Amine Chellali, and Samir Otmane
(University of Evry, France)
Watchcasting: Freehand 3D Interaction with Off-the-Shelf Smartwatch
Krzysztof Pietroszek, Liudmila Tahai, James R. Wallace, and Edward Lank
(California State University at Monterey Bay, USA; University of Waterloo, Canada)
Video
Human-Centered Design for Immersive Interactions (Tutorials)
13:30 – 17:00, R219
Human-Centered Design for Immersive Interactions
(NextGen Interactions, USA)
Preprint
Navigation Interfaces for Virtual Reality and Gaming: Theory and Practice (Tutorials)
13:30 – 17:00, R223
Navigation Interfaces for Virtual Reality and Gaming: Theory and Practice
(Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany; Simon Fraser University, Canada)
SIVE Sonic Interaction for Virtual Environments (Workshop)
13:30 – 17:00, R207
VHCIE Workshop on Virtual Humans and Crowds for Immersive Environments (Workshop)
13:30 – 17:00, R211
Break and Posters
15:00 – 15:30, Strand Bridge
Augmented Reality (3DUI)
15:30 – 17:00, Parkview
Adaptive User Perspective Rendering for Handheld Augmented Reality
(Graz University of Technology, Austria; Salzburg University of Applied Sciences, Austria; Coburg University, Germany)
Evaluating Gesture-Based Augmented Reality Annotation
Yun Suk Chang, Benjamin Nuernberger, Bo Luan, and Tobias Höllerer
(University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
Video
Attention Guiding Techniques using Peripheral Vision and Eye Tracking for Feedback in Augmented-Reality-Based Assistance Systems
Patrick Renner and Thies Pfeiffer
(Bielefeld University, Germany)
Preprint Video
Towards a Hybrid Space Combining Spatial Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality
Joan Sol Roo and Martin Hachet
(Inria, France)
Video Info
3DUI Contest Wrapup, 3DUI Awards, Closing Remarks (3DUI)
17:00 – 17:30, Parkview
Exhibitor's Reception
18:00 – 20:00, Lobby
Monday, March 20, 2017
Registration
07:30 – 08:30
Message from the General Chairs
08:30 – 08:45, Ballroom A/B
Message from the General Chairs
Evan Suma Rosenberg, David M. Krum, and Zachary Wartell
(University of Southern California, USA; University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA)
Message from the Program Chairs
08:45 – 09:00, Ballroom A/B
Message from the Program Chairs
Betty Mohler, Sabarish V. Babu, Frank Steinicke, and Victoria Interrante
(Max Planck Institutes for Biological Cybernetics and Intelligent Systems, Germany; Clemson University, USA; University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Minnesota, USA)
Notes on Virtual and Augmented Reality (Keynote)
09:00 – 10:00, Ballroom A/B
Notes on Virtual and Augmented Reality (Keynote)
Tobias Höllerer
(University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
Break and Poster Viewing A
10:00 – 10:30, Strand Bridge
Virtual Social Interaction (Panels)
10:30 – 12:00, Parkview
Research Demos
10:30 – 17:30, Terrace A/B
FACETEQ Interface Demo for Emotion Expression in VR
Ifigeneia Mavridou, James T. McGhee, Mahyar Hamedi, Mohsen Fatoorechi, Andrew Cleal, Emili Ballaguer-Balester, Ellen Seiss, Graeme Cox, and Charles Nduka
(Bournemouth University, UK; Sussex Innovation Centre, UK)
Diminished Hand: A Diminished Reality-Based Work Area Visualization
Shohei Mori, Momoko Maezawa, Naoto Ienaga, and Hideo Saito
(Keio University, Japan)
Video
Jogging with a Virtual Runner using a See-Through HMD
Takeo Hamada, Michio Okada, and Michiteru Kitazaki
(Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)
Demonstration: Rapid One-Shot Acquisition of Dynamic VR Avatars
Charles Malleson, Maggie Kosek, Martin Klaudiny, Ivan Huerta, Jean-Charles Bazin, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Mark Mine, and Kenny Mitchell
(Disney Research, UK; Edinburgh Napier University, UK; Disney Research, Switzerland; Walt Disney Imagineering, USA)
Application of Redirected Walking in Room-Scale VR
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA)
Immersive Virtual Training for Substation Electricians
Eduardo H. Tanaka, Juliana A. Paludo, Rafael Bacchetti, Edgar V. Gadbem, Leonardo R. Domingues, Carlúcio S. Cordeiro, Olavo Giraldi Jr., Guilherme Alcarde Gallo, Adam Mendes da Silva, and Marcos H. Cascone
(Eldorado Research Institute, Brazil)
Video
Experiencing Guidance in 3D Spaces with a Vibrotactile Head-Mounted Display
Victor Adriel de Jesus Oliveira, Luca Brayda, Luciana Nedel, and Anderson Maciel
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy)
Video Info
3DPS: An Auto-calibrated Three-Dimensional Perspective-Corrected Spherical Display
Qian Zhou, Kai Wu, Gregor Miller, Ian Stavness, and Sidney Fels
(University of British Columbia, Canada; University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
Video Info
WebVR Meets WebRTC: Towards 360-Degree Social VR Experiences
Simon Gunkel, Martin Prins, Hans Stokking, and Omar Niamut
(TNO, Netherlands)
Video
mpCubee: Towards a Mobile Perspective Cubic Display using Mobile Phones
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
Towards Ad Hoc Mobile Multi-display Environments on Commodity Mobile Devices
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
Video Info
ArcheoVR: Exploring Itapeva's Archeological Site
Eduardo Zilles Borba, Andre Montes, Marcio Almeida, Mario Nagamura, Roseli Lopes, Marcelo Knorich Zuffo, Astolfo Araujo, and Regis Kopper
(University of São Paulo, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
NIVR: Neuro Imaging in Virtual Reality
Tyler Ard, David M. Krum, Thai Phan, Dominique Duncan, Ryan Essex, Mark Bolas, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA)
VRAIN: Virtual Reality Assisted Intervention for Neuroimaging
Dominique Duncan, Bradley Newman, Adam Saslow, Emily Wanserski, Tyler Ard, Ryan Essex, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA; RareFaction Interactive, USA)
Video
Gesture-Based Augmented Reality Annotation
Yun Suk Chang, Benjamin Nuernberger, Bo Luan, Tobias Höllerer, and John O’Donovan
(University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
Video
Virtual Field Trips with Networked Depth-Camera-Based Teacher, Heterogeneous Displays, and Example Energy Center Application
Jason W. Woodworth, Sam Ekong, and Christoph W. Borst
(University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA)
Video
Rapid Creation of Photorealistic Virtual Reality Content with Consumer Depth Cameras
(University of Southern California, USA)
Video
Travel in Large-Scale Head-Worn VR: Pre-oriented Teleportation with WIMs and Previews
(Columbia University, USA; Teachers College, USA)
Video
Videos
10:30 – 17:30
The Pull
Quba Michalski, Brendan J. Hogan, and Jamie Hunsdale
(QubaVR, USA; Impossible Acoustic, USA)
Virtual Reality to Save Endangered Animals: Many Eyes on the Wild
June Kim and Tomasz Bednarz
(UNSW, Australia; Queensland University of Technology, Australia; Data61 at CSIRO, Australia)
Video
Defying the Nazis VR
Dylan Southard, Elijah Allan-Blitz, Jordan Halsey, Christina Heller, and Artemis Joukowsky
(VR Playhouse, USA; A-B Productions, USA; Farm Pond Pictures, USA)
Info
Singapore Inside Out London 2015 in VR
(iMMERSiVELY, Singapore)
Genome Gazing: A 360° Stereoscopic Animation for Google Cardboard
(Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia)
Smoke Water Fire (2016)
Plausibility, Emotions, and Ethics (Conference Papers)
10:30 – 12:00, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Eric Hodgson
A Psychophysical Experiment Regarding Components of the Plausibility Illusion
Richard Skarbez, Solène Neyret, Frederick P. Brooks Jr., Mel Slater, and Mary C. Whitton
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; University of Barcelona, Spain; ICREA, Spain; University College London, UK)
The Plausibility of a String Quartet Performance in Virtual Reality
Ilias Bergström, Sérgio Azevedo, Panos Papiotis, Nuno Saldanha, and Mel Slater
(KTH, Sweden; Microsoft, Portugal; Pompeu Fabra University, Spain; ICREA, Spain; University of Barcelona, Spain; University College London, UK)
Emotional Qualities of VR Space
Asma Naz, Regis Kopper, Ryan P. McMahan, and Mihai Nadin
(University of Texas at Dallas, USA; Duke University, USA)
Preprint Info
Asking Ethical Questions in Research using Immersive Virtual and Augmented Reality Technologies with Children and Youth
Erica Southgate, Shamus P. Smith, and Jill Scevak
(University of Newcastle, Australia)
Lunch
12:00 – 13:30
Travel and Navigation (Conference Papers)
13:30 – 14:40, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Tabitha Peck
Guided Head Rotation and Amplified Head Rotation: Evaluating Semi-natural Travel and Viewing Techniques in Virtual Reality
Shyam Prathish Sargunam, Kasra Rahimi Moghadam, Mohamed Suhail, and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Preprint Video
Automatic Speed and Direction Control along Constrained Navigation Paths
Seyedkoosha Mirhosseini, Ievgeniia Gutenko, Sushant Ojal, Joseph Marino, and Arie E. Kaufman
(Stony Brook University, USA)
Poster Session A (Posters)
14:40 – 15:30, Ballroom A/B
Attention Guidance for Immersive Video Content in Head-Mounted Displays
Fabien Danieau, Antoine Guillo, and Renaud Doré
(Technicolor R&I, France; ENSAM, France)
Video
A System for Creating Virtual Reality Content from Make-Believe Games
Adela Barbulescu, Maxime Garcia, Antoine Begault, Laurence Boissieux, Marie-Paule Cani, Maxime Portaz, Alexis Viand, Romain Dulery, Pierre Heinish, Remi Ronfard, and Dominique Vaufreydaz
(Inria, France; LJK Grenoble, France; University of Grenoble, France; LIG, France; Grenoble INP, France; CNRS, France)
High-Definition Wireless Personal Area Tracking using AC Magnetic Field for Virtual Reality
Mohit Singh and Byunghoo Jung
(Purdue University, USA)
HySAR: Hybrid Material Rendering by an Optical See-Through Head-Mounted Display with Spatial Augmented Reality Projection
Yuichi Hiroi, Yuta Itoh, Takumi Hamasaki, Daisuke Iwai, and Maki Sugimoto
(Keio University, Japan; Osaka University, Japan)
Monocular Focus Estimation Method for a Freely-Orienting Eye using Purkinje-Sanson Images
Yuta Itoh, Jason Orlosky, Kiyoshi Kiyokawa, Toshiyuki Amano, and Maki Sugimoto
(Keio University, Japan; Osaka University, Japan; Wakayama University, Japan)
Lean into It: Exploring Leaning-Based Motion Cueing Interfaces for Virtual Reality Movement
(Simon Fraser University, Canada; Bonn-Rhein-Sieg University of Applied Sciences, Germany)
Biomechanical Analysis of (Non-)Isometric Virtual Walking of Older Adults
Omar Janeh, Eike Langbehn, Frank Steinicke, Gerd Bruder, Alessandro Gulberti, and Monika Poetter-Nerger
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA; University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Germany)
Robust Optical See-Through Head-Mounted Display Calibration: Taking Anisotropic Nature of User Interaction Errors into Account
Ehsan Azimi, Long Qian, Peter Kazanzides, and Nassir Navab
(Johns Hopkins University, USA; TU Munich, Germany)
6 Degrees-of-Freedom Manipulation with a Transparent, Tangible Object in World-Fixed Virtual Reality Displays
David J. Zielinski, Derek Nankivil, and Regis Kopper
(Duke University, USA)
Proposal of a Spectral Random Dots Marker using Local Feature for Posture Estimation
Norimasa Kobori, Daisuke Deguchi, Ichiro Ide, and Hiroshi Murase
(Toyota, Japan; Nagoya University, Japan)
All Are Welcome: Using VR Ethnography to Explore Harassment Behavior in Immersive Social Virtual Reality
Ketaki Shriram and Raz Schwartz
(Stanford University, USA; Oculus, USA)
Study of Interaction Fidelity for Two Viewpoint Changing Techniques in a Virtual Biopsy Trainer
Aylen Ricca, Amine Chellali, and Samir Otmane
(University of Évry Val d'Essonne, France)
Conditions Influencing Perception of Wind Direction by the Head
Takuya Nakano and Yasuyuki Yanagida
(Meijo University, Japan)
The AR-Rift 2 Prototype
Anthony Steed, Yonathan Widya Adipradana, and Sebastian Friston
(University College London, UK)
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Motor Adaptation in Response to Scaling and Diminished Feedback in Virtual Reality
David M. Krum, Thai Phan, and Sin-Hwa Kang
(University of Southern California, USA)
Separation of Reflective and Fluorescent Components using the Color Mixing Matrix
Isao Shimana and Toshiyuki Amano
(Wakayama University, Japan)
Group Immersive Education with Digital Fulldome Planetariums
Ka Chun Yu, Kamran Sahami, Victoria Sahami, Larry Sessions, and Grant Denn
(Denver Museum of Nature & Science, USA; Metropolitan State University of Denver, USA)
MR Sand Table: Mixing Real-Time Video Streaming in Physical Models
Zhong Zhou, Zhiyi Bian, and Zheng Zhuo
(Beihang University, China)
Mobile Collaborative Mixed Reality for Supporting Scientific Inquiry and Visualization of Earth Science Data
Suya You and Charles K. Thompson
(University of Southern California, USA; Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA)
Augmenting Creative Design Thinking using Networks of Concepts
Georgi V. Georgiev, Kaori Yamada, Toshiharu Taura, Vassilis Kostakos, Matti Pouke, Sylvia Tzvetanova Yung, and Timo Ojala
(University of Oulu, Finland; Kobe University, Japan; University of Bedfordshire, UK)
RIDE: Region-Induced Data Enhancement Method for Dynamic Calibration of Optical See-Through Head-Mounted Displays
Zhenliang Zhang, Dongdong Weng, Yue Liu, Yongtian Wang, and Xinjun Zhao
(Beijing Institute of Technology, China; Science and Technology on Complex Land Systems Simulation Laboratory, China)
Turn Physically Curved Paths into Virtual Curved Paths
Keigo Matsumoto, Takuji Narumi, Yuki Ban, Tomohiro Tanikawa, and Michitaka Hirose
(University of Tokyo, Japan)
Effects of Using HMDs on Visual Fatigue in Virtual Environments
Jie Guo, Dongdong Weng, Henry Been-Lirn Duh, Yue Liu, and Yongtian Wang
(Beijing Institute of Technology, China; La Trobe University, Australia)
Upright Adjustment of 360 Spherical Panoramas
Jinwoong Jung, Joon-Young Lee, Byungmoon Kim, and Seungyong Lee
(POSTECH, South Korea; Adobe Research, USA)
The Effect of Lip and Arm Synchronization on Embodiment: A Pilot Study
Tara Collingwoode-Williams, Marco Gillies, Cade McCall, and Xueni Pan
(University of London, UK; University of York, UK)
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Virtual Reality Based Training: Evaluation of User Performance by Capturing Upper Limb Motion
Ehsan Zahedi, Hadi Rahmat-Khah, Javad Dargahi, and Mehrdad Zadeh
(Concordia University, Canada; Kettering University, USA)
Mechanism of Integrating Force and Vibrotactile Cues for 3D User Interaction within Virtual Environments
Aida Erfanian, Stanley Tarng, Yaoping Hu, , and
(University of Calgary, Canada; LE2I, France)
Socially Immersive Avatar-Based Communication
Daniel Roth, Kristoffer Waldow, Marc Erich Latoschik, Arnulph Fuhrmann, and Gary Bente
(University of Würzburg, Germany; University of Cologne, Germany; TH Köln, Germany; Michigan State University, USA)
A Comparison of Methods for Navigation and Wayfinding in Large Virtual Environments using Walking
Richard A. Paris, Timothy P. McNamara, John J. Rieser, and Bobby Bodenheimer
(Vanderbilt University, USA)
Immersive Data Interaction for Planetary and Earth Sciences
Victor Ardulov and Oleg Pariser
(Jet Propulsion Laboratory, USA)
Bodiless Embodiment: A Descriptive Survey of Avatar Bodily Coherence in First-Wave Consumer VR Applications
Dooley Murphy
(University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Curvature Gains in Redirected Walking: A Closer Look
Malte Nogalski and Wolfgang Fohl
(University of Applied Sciences Hamburg, Germany)
Catching a Real Ball in Virtual Reality
Matthew K. X. J. Pan and Günter Niemeyer
(Disney Research, USA)
Towards Usable Underwater Virtual Reality Systems
Raphael Costa, Rongkai Guo, and John Quarles
(University of Texas at San Antonio, USA; Kennesaw State University, USA)
Development and Evaluation of a Hands-Free Motion Cueing Interface for Ground-Based Navigation
(Simon Fraser University, Canada)
Preliminary Exploration: Perceived Egocentric Distance Measures in Room-Scale Spaces using Consumer-Grade Head Mounted Displays
Alex Peer and Kevin Ponto
(University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
Diminished Reality for Acceleration Stimulus: Motion Sickness Reduction with Vection for Autonomous Driving
Taishi Sawabe, Masayuki Kanbara, and Norihiro Hagita
(NAIST, Japan; ATR, Japan)
Interaction with WebVR 360° Video Player: Comparing Three Interaction Paradigms
Toni Pakkanen, Jaakko Hakulinen, Tero Jokela, Ismo Rakkolainen, Jari Kangas, Petri Piippo, Roope Raisamo, and Marja Salmimaa
(University of Tampere, Finland; Nokia, Finland)
Comparing VR and Non-VR Driving Simulations: An Experimental User Study
Florian Weidner, Anne Hoesch, Sandra Poeschl, and Wolfgang Broll
(TU Ilmenau, Germany)
Evaluation of Airflow Effect on a VR Walk
Masato Kurosawa, Ken Ito, Yasushi Ikei, Koichi Hirota, and Michiteru Kitazaki
(Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan; University of Electro-Communications, Japan; Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)
The Impact of Transitions on User Experience in Virtual Reality
Liang Men, Nick Bryan-Kinns, Amelia Shivani Hassard, and Zixiang Ma
(Queen Mary University of London, UK)
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Coherence Changes Gaze Behavior in Virtual Human Interactions
Richard Skarbez, Gregory F. Welch, Frederick P. Brooks Jr., and Mary C. Whitton
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; University of Central Florida, USA)
Asymetric Telecollaboration in Virtual Reality
(EPFL, Switzerland; LE2I, France)
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An Immersive Approach to Visualizing Perceptual Disturbances
Grace M. Rodriguez, Marvis Cruz, Andrew Solis, and Brian C. McCann
(University of Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico; University of Florida, USA; University of Texas at Austin, USA)
Corrective Feedback for Depth Perception in CAVE-Like Systems
Adrian K. T. Ng, Leith K. Y. Chan, and Henry Y. K. Lau
(University of Hong Kong, China)
Measurement of 3D-Velocity by High-Frame-Rate Optical Mouse Sensors to Extrapolate 3D Position Captured by a Low-Frame-Rate Stereo Camera
Itsuo Kumazawa, Toshihiro Kai, Yoshikazu Onuki, and Shunsuke Ono
(Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Using Augmented Reality to Improve Dismounted Operators' Situation Awareness
William Losina Brandão and Márcio Sarroglia Pinho
(PUCRS, Brazil)
Gauntlet: Travel Technique for Immersive Environments using Non-dominant Hand
Mathew Tomberlin, Liudmila Tahai, and Krzysztof Pietroszek
(California State University at Monterey Bay, USA; University of Waterloo, Canada)
Peers at Work: Economic Real-Effort Experiments in the Presence of Virtual Co-workers
Andrea Bönsch, Jonathan Wendt, Heiko Overath, Özgür Gürerk, Christine Harbring, Christian Grund, Thomas Kittsteiner, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Efficient Sound Synthesis for Natural Scenes
Kai Wang, Haonan Cheng, and Shiguang Liu
(Tianjin University, China)
Break and Poster Viewing A
15:30 – 16:00, Strand Bridge
Visual Displays (TVCG)
16:00 – 17:15, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Laura Trutoiu
Wide Field Of View Varifocal Near-Eye Display Using See-Through Deformable Membrane Mirrors
David Dunn, Cary Tippets, Kent Torell, Petr Kellnhofer, Kaan Akşit, Piotr Didyk, Karol Myszkowski, David Luebke, and Henry Fuchs
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA; Max Planck Institute for Informatics, Germany; Nvidia, USA; Saarland University, Germany)
Efficient Hybrid Image Warping for High Frame-Rate Stereoscopic Rendering
Andre Schollmeyer, Simon Schneegans, Stephan Beck, Anthony Steed, and Bernd Froehlich
(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany; University College London, UK)
The Problem of Persistence with Rotating Displays
Matthew Regan and Gavin S. P. Miller
(Monash Health, Australia; Adobe, USA)
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Virtual Reality and Neuroscience (Panels)
16:00 – 17:15, Parkview
Transportation to ICT
17:30 – 18:00
University Reception
18:00 – 21:00, USC ICT
Tuesday, March 21, 2017
Registration
08:00 – 08:30
Research Demos
08:30 – 17:30, Terrace A/B
FACETEQ Interface Demo for Emotion Expression in VR
Ifigeneia Mavridou, James T. McGhee, Mahyar Hamedi, Mohsen Fatoorechi, Andrew Cleal, Emili Ballaguer-Balester, Ellen Seiss, Graeme Cox, and Charles Nduka
(Bournemouth University, UK; Sussex Innovation Centre, UK)
Diminished Hand: A Diminished Reality-Based Work Area Visualization
Shohei Mori, Momoko Maezawa, Naoto Ienaga, and Hideo Saito
(Keio University, Japan)
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Jogging with a Virtual Runner using a See-Through HMD
Takeo Hamada, Michio Okada, and Michiteru Kitazaki
(Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)
Demonstration: Rapid One-Shot Acquisition of Dynamic VR Avatars
Charles Malleson, Maggie Kosek, Martin Klaudiny, Ivan Huerta, Jean-Charles Bazin, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Mark Mine, and Kenny Mitchell
(Disney Research, UK; Edinburgh Napier University, UK; Disney Research, Switzerland; Walt Disney Imagineering, USA)
Application of Redirected Walking in Room-Scale VR
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA)
Immersive Virtual Training for Substation Electricians
Eduardo H. Tanaka, Juliana A. Paludo, Rafael Bacchetti, Edgar V. Gadbem, Leonardo R. Domingues, Carlúcio S. Cordeiro, Olavo Giraldi Jr., Guilherme Alcarde Gallo, Adam Mendes da Silva, and Marcos H. Cascone
(Eldorado Research Institute, Brazil)
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Experiencing Guidance in 3D Spaces with a Vibrotactile Head-Mounted Display
Victor Adriel de Jesus Oliveira, Luca Brayda, Luciana Nedel, and Anderson Maciel
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy)
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3DPS: An Auto-calibrated Three-Dimensional Perspective-Corrected Spherical Display
Qian Zhou, Kai Wu, Gregor Miller, Ian Stavness, and Sidney Fels
(University of British Columbia, Canada; University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
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WebVR Meets WebRTC: Towards 360-Degree Social VR Experiences
Simon Gunkel, Martin Prins, Hans Stokking, and Omar Niamut
(TNO, Netherlands)
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mpCubee: Towards a Mobile Perspective Cubic Display using Mobile Phones
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
Towards Ad Hoc Mobile Multi-display Environments on Commodity Mobile Devices
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
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ArcheoVR: Exploring Itapeva's Archeological Site
Eduardo Zilles Borba, Andre Montes, Marcio Almeida, Mario Nagamura, Roseli Lopes, Marcelo Knorich Zuffo, Astolfo Araujo, and Regis Kopper
(University of São Paulo, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
NIVR: Neuro Imaging in Virtual Reality
Tyler Ard, David M. Krum, Thai Phan, Dominique Duncan, Ryan Essex, Mark Bolas, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA)
VRAIN: Virtual Reality Assisted Intervention for Neuroimaging
Dominique Duncan, Bradley Newman, Adam Saslow, Emily Wanserski, Tyler Ard, Ryan Essex, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA; RareFaction Interactive, USA)
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Gesture-Based Augmented Reality Annotation
Yun Suk Chang, Benjamin Nuernberger, Bo Luan, Tobias Höllerer, and John O’Donovan
(University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
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Virtual Field Trips with Networked Depth-Camera-Based Teacher, Heterogeneous Displays, and Example Energy Center Application
Jason W. Woodworth, Sam Ekong, and Christoph W. Borst
(University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA)
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Rapid Creation of Photorealistic Virtual Reality Content with Consumer Depth Cameras
(University of Southern California, USA)
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Travel in Large-Scale Head-Worn VR: Pre-oriented Teleportation with WIMs and Previews
(Columbia University, USA; Teachers College, USA)
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Videos
08:30 – 17:30
The Pull
Quba Michalski, Brendan J. Hogan, and Jamie Hunsdale
(QubaVR, USA; Impossible Acoustic, USA)
Virtual Reality to Save Endangered Animals: Many Eyes on the Wild
June Kim and Tomasz Bednarz
(UNSW, Australia; Queensland University of Technology, Australia; Data61 at CSIRO, Australia)
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Defying the Nazis VR
Dylan Southard, Elijah Allan-Blitz, Jordan Halsey, Christina Heller, and Artemis Joukowsky
(VR Playhouse, USA; A-B Productions, USA; Farm Pond Pictures, USA)
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Singapore Inside Out London 2015 in VR
(iMMERSiVELY, Singapore)
Genome Gazing: A 360° Stereoscopic Animation for Google Cardboard
(Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia)
Smoke Water Fire (2016)
360° Video Cinematic Experience (Conference Papers)
08:30 – 10:00, Ballroom A, Chair: Gerd Bruder
MR360: Mixed Reality Rendering for 360° Panoramic Videos
Taehyun Rhee, Lohit Petikam, Benjamin Allen, and Andrew Chalmers
(Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand)
6-DOF VR Videos with a Single 360-Camera
Jingwei Huang, Zhili Chen, Duygu Ceylan, and Hailin Jin
(Stanford University, USA; Adobe Research, USA)
Preprint Video
Cinematic Virtual Reality: Evaluating the Effect of Display Type on the Viewing Experience for Panoramic Video
Andrew MacQuarrie and Anthony Steed
(University College London, UK)
Extraordinary Environments and Abnormal Objects (Conference Papers)
08:30 – 10:00, Ballroom B, Chair: Xubo Yang
A Study on the Use of an Immersive Virtual Reality Store to Investigate Consumer Perceptions and Purchase Behavior toward Non-standard Fruits and Vegetables
Adrien Verhulst, Jean-Marie Normand, Cindy Lombart, and Guillaume Moreau
(Ecole Centrale de Nantes, France; Audienca Business School, France)
The Martian: Examining Human Physical Judgments Across Virtual Gravity Fields
Tian Ye, Siyuan Qi, James Kubricht, Yixin Zhu, Hongjing Lu, and Song-Chun Zhu
(University of California at Los Angeles, USA)
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Scaled Jump in Gravity-reduced Virtual Environments
MyoungGon Kim, SungIk Cho, Tanh Quang Tran, Seong-Pil Kim, Ohung Kwon, and JungHyun Han
(Korea University, South Korea; Korea University of Science and Technology, South Korea; Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, South Korea)
Earthquake Safety Training through Virtual Drills
Changyang Li, Wei Liang, Chris Quigley, Yibiao Zhao, and Lap-Fai Yu
(Beijing Institute of Technology, China; University of Massachusetts at Boston, USA; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA)
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Break and Poster Viewing B
10:00 – 10:30, Strand Bridge
Haptics (Conference Papers)
10:30 – 12:00, Ballroom A, Chair: Robert Lindeman
Evaluation of a Penalty and a Constraint-Based Haptic Rendering Algorithm with Different Haptic Interfaces and Stiffness Values
(German Aerospace Center, Germany)
VRRobot: Robot Actuated Props in an Infinite Virtual Environment
Emanuel Vonach, Clemens Gatterer, and Hannes Kaufmann
(Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
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Inducing Self-Motion Sensations in Driving Simulators using Force-Feedback and Haptic Motion
Guillaume Bouyer, Amine Chellali, and
(University of Évry Val d'Essonne, France; Inria, France)
Shifty: A Weight-Shifting Dynamic Passive Haptic Proxy to Enhance Object Perception in Virtual Reality
André Zenner and Antonio Krüger
(DFKI, Germany)
Walking Alone and Together (Conference Papers)
10:30 – 12:00, Ballroom B, Chair: Niels Christian Nilsson
An Evaluation of Strategies for Two-User Redirected Walking in Shared Physical Spaces
Mahdi Azmandian, Timofey Grechkin, and Evan Suma Rosenberg
(University of Southern California, USA)
Bending the Curve: Sensitivity to Bending of Curved Paths and Application in Room-Scale VR
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA)
Altering User Movement Behaviour in Virtual Environments
Adalberto L. Simeone, Ifigeneia Mavridou, and Wendy Powell
(University of Portsmouth, UK; University of Bournemouth, UK)
Lunch
12:00 – 13:30
Touch and Vibrotactile Feedback (Conference Papers)
13:30 – 14:40, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Anatole Lecyuer
Wearable Tactile Device using Mechanical and Electrical Stimulation for Fingertip Interaction with Virtual World
(University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
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Exploring the Effect of Vibrotactile Feedback through the Floor on Social Presence in an Immersive Virtual Environment
Myungho Lee, Gerd Bruder, and
(University of Central Florida, USA)
Designing a Vibrotactile Head-mounted Display for Spatial Awareness in 3D Spaces
Victor Adriel de Jesus Oliveira, Luca Brayda, Luciana Nedel, and Anderson Maciel
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; IIT Genova, Italy)
Poster Session B (Posters)
14:40 – 15:30, Ballroom A/B
A Diminished Reality Simulation for Driver-Car Interaction with Transparent Cockpits
Patrick Lindemann and Gerhard Rigoll
(TU Munich, Germany)
Immersive and Collaborative Taichi Motion Learning in Various VR Environments
Tianyu He, Xiaoming Chen, Zhibo Chen, Ye Li, Sen Liu, Junhui Hou, and Ying He
(University of Science and Technology of China, China; City University of Hong Kong, China; Nanyang Technological University, Singapore)
Virtual Zero Gravity Impact on Internal Gravity Model
Thibault Porssut, Henrique G. Debarba, Elisa Canzoneri, Bruno Herbelin, and Ronan Boulic
(EPFL, Switzerland)
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Approximating Optimal Sets of Views in Virtual Scenes
Sebastian Freitag, Clemens Löbbert, Benjamin Weyers, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Estimating the Motion-to-Photon Latency in Head Mounted Displays
Jingbo Zhao, Robert S. Allison, Margarita Vinnikov, and Sion Jennings
(York University, Canada; National Research Council, Canada)
Object Location Memory Error in Virtual and Real Environments
Mengxin Xu, María Murcia-López, and Anthony Steed
(University College London, UK)
Tactile Feedback Enhanced with Discharged Elastic Energy and Its Effectiveness for In-Air Key-Press and Swipe Operations
Itsuo Kumazawa, Souma Suzuki, Yoshikazu Onuki, and Shunsuke Ono
(Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
BlowClick 2.0: A Trigger Based on Non-verbal Vocal Input
Daniel Zielasko, Neha Neha, Benjamin Weyers, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
KKse: Safety Education System of the Child in the Kitchen Knife Cooking
Shiho Saito, Koichi Hirota, and Takuya Nojima
(University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Air Cushion: A Pilot Study of the Passive Technique to Mitigate Simulator Sickness by Responding to Vection
Yoshikazu Onuki, Shunsuke Ono, and Itsuo Kumazawa
(Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
A Haptic Three-Dimensional Shape Display with Three Fingers Grasping
Takuya Handa, Kenji Murase, Makiko Azuma, Toshihiro Shimizu, Satoru Kondo, and Hiroyuki Shinoda
(NHK, Japan; University of Tokyo, Japan)
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Data Fragment: Virtual Reality for Viewing and Querying Large Image Sets
Theophilus Teo, Mitchell Norman, Matt Adcock, and Bruce H. Thomas
(University of South Australia, Australia; CSIRO, Australia)
Towards a Design Space Characterizing Workflows That Take Advantage of Immersive Visualization
Tom Vierjahn, Daniel Zielasko, Kees van Kooten, Peter Messmer, Bernd Hentschel, Torsten W. Kuhlen, and Benjamin Weyers
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany; NVIDIA, Germany; NVIDIA, Switzerland)
Hand Gesture Controls for Image Categorization in Immersive Virtual Environments
Chao Peng, Jeffrey T. Hansberger, Lizhou Cao, and Vaidyanath Areyur Shanthakumar
(University of Alabama at Huntsville, USA; US Army Research Lab, USA)
Mixed Reality Training for Tank Platoon Leader Communication Skills
Peter Khooshabeh, Igor Choromanski, Catherine Neubauer, David M. Krum, Ryan Spicer, and Julia Campbell
(US Army Research Lab, USA; University of Southern California, USA)
Preprint Video
Prioritization and Static Error Compensation for Multi-camera Collaborative Tracking in Augmented Reality
Jianren Wang, Long Qian, Ehsan Azimi, and Peter Kazanzides
(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China; Johns Hopkins University, USA)
Resolution-Defined Projections for Virtual Reality Video Compression
Charles Dunn and Brian Knott
(YouVisit, USA)
The Effect of Geometric Realism on Presence in a Virtual Reality Game
Jonatan S. Hvass, Oliver Larsen, Kasper B. Vendelbo, Niels C. Nilsson, Rolf Nordahl, and Stefania Serafin
(Aalborg University at Copenhagen, Denmark)
An Exploration of Input Conditions for Virtual Teleportation
Emil R. Høeg, Kevin V. Ruder, Niels C. Nilsson, Rolf Nordahl, and Stefania Serafin
(Aalborg University at Copenhagen, Denmark)
A Preliminary Study of Users' Experiences of Meditation in Virtual Reality
Thea Andersen, Gintare Anisimovaite, Anders Christiansen, Mohamed Hussein, Carol Lund, Thomas Nielsen, Eoin Rafferty, Niels C. Nilsson, Rolf Nordahl, and Stefania Serafin
(Aalborg University at Copenhagen, Denmark)
Observation of Mirror Reflection and Voluntary Self-Touch Enhance Self-Recognition for a Telexistence Robot
Yasuyuki Inoue, Fumihiro Kato, MHD Yamen Saraiji, Charith Lasantha Fernando, and Susumu Tachi
(University of Tokyo, Japan; Keio University, Japan)
Adaptive 360-Degree Video Streaming using Layered Video Coding
Afshin Taghavi Nasrabadi, Anahita Mahzari, Joseph D. Beshay, and Ravi Prakash
(University of Texas at Dallas, USA)
A Mixed Reality Tele-presence Platform to Exchange Emotion and Sensory Information Based on MPEG-V Standard
Hojun Lee, Gyutae Ha, Sangho Lee, and Shiho Kim
(Yonsei University, South Korea)
Evaluation of Labelling Layout Methods in Augmented Reality
Gang Li, Yue Liu, and Yongtian Wang
(Beijing Institute of Technology, China)
Real-Time Interactive AR System for Broadcasting
Hyunwoo Cho, Sung-Uk Jung, and Hyung-Keun Jee
(ETRI, South Korea)
Texturing of Augmented Reality Character Based on Colored Drawing
Hengheng Zhao, Ping Huang, and Junfeng Yao
(Xiamen University, China)
VROnSite: Towards Immersive Training of First Responder Squad Leaders in Untethered Virtual Reality
Annette Mossel, Mario Froeschl, Christian Schoenauer, Andreas Peer, Johannes Goellner, and Hannes Kaufmann
(Vienna University of Technology, Austria; M2DMasterMind Development, Austria)
Recommender System for Physical Object Substitution in VR
Jose Garcia Estrada and Adalberto L. Simeone
(University of Portsmouth, UK)
Itapeva 3D: Being Indiana Jones in Virtual Reality
Eduardo Zilles Borba, Andre Montes, Roseli de Deus Lopes, Marcelo Knorich Zuffo, and Regis Kopper
(University of São Paulo, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
Sound Design in Virtual Reality Concert Experiences using a Wave Field Synthesis Approach
Rasmus B. Lind, Victor Milesen, Dina M. Smed, Simone P. Vinkel, Francesco Grani, Niels C. Nilsson, Lars Reng, Rolf Nordahl, and Stefania Serafin
(Aalborg University at Copenhagen, Denmark)
Effect on High versus Low Fidelity Haptic Feedback in a Virtual Reality Baseball Simulation
Andreas Ryge, Lui Thomsen, Theis Berthelsen, Jonatan S. Hvass, Lars Koreska, Casper Vollmers, Niels C. Nilsson, Rolf Nordahl, and Stefania Serafin
(Aalborg University at Copenhagen, Denmark)
Immerj: A Novel System for Democratizing Immersive Storytelling
Sarang S. Bhadsavle, Xie Hunt Shannon Yap, Justin Segler, Rahul Jaisimha, Nishant Raman, Yengzhou Feng, Sierra J. Biggs, Micah Peoples, Robert B. Brenner, and Brian C. McCann
(University of Texas at Austin, USA)
Assisted Travel Based on Common Visibility and Navigation Meshes
Sebastian Freitag, Benjamin Weyers, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany)
Advertising Perception with Immersive Virtual Reality Devices
Eduardo Zilles Borba and Marcelo Knorich Zuffo
(University of São Paulo, Brazil)
Exploring Non-reversing Magic Mirrors for Screen-Based Augmented Reality Systems
Felix Bork, Roghayeh Barmaki, Ulrich Eck, Pascal Fallavolita, Bernhard Fuerst, and Nassir Navab
(TU Munich, Germany; Johns Hopkins University, USA; University of Ottawa, Canada)
Towards Understanding Scene Transition Techniques in Immersive 360 Movies and Cinematic Experiences
Kasra Rahimi Moghadam and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Coordinating Attention and Cooperation in Multi-user Virtual Reality Narratives
Cullen Brown, Ghanshyam Bhutra, Mohamed Suhail, Qinghong Xu, and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Designing Intentional Impossible Spaces in Virtual Reality Narratives: A Case Study
Joshua A. Fisher, Amit Garg, Karan Pratap Singh, and Wesley Wang
(Georgia Institute of Technology, USA)
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Comparison of a Speech-Based and a Pie-Menu-Based Interaction Metaphor for Application Control
Sebastian Pick, Andrew S. Puika, and Torsten W. Kuhlen
(RWTH Aachen University, Germany; JARA-HPC, Germany; Shinta VR, Indonesia)
Virginia Tech's Study Hall: A Virtual Method of Loci Mnemotechnic Study using a Neurologically-Based, Mechanism-Driven, Approach to Immersive Learning Research
Jessie Mann, Nicholas Polys, Rachel Diana, Manasa Ananth, Brad Herald, and Sweetuben Platel
(Virginia Tech, USA)
REINVENT: A Low-Cost, Virtual Reality Brain-Computer Interface for Severe Stroke Upper Limb Motor Recovery
Ryan Spicer, Julia Anglin, David M. Krum, and Sook-Lei Liew
(University of Southern California, USA)
Simulating Anthropomorphic Upper Body Actions in Virtual Reality using Head and Hand Motion Data
Dustin T. Han, Shyam Prathish Sargunam, and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Contextualizing Construction Accident Reports in Virtual Environments for Safety Education
Alyssa M. Peña and Eric D. Ragan
(Texas A&M University, USA)
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Classification Method of Tactile Feeling using Stacked Autoencoder Based on Haptic Primary Colors
Fumihiro Kato, Charith Lasantha Fernando, Yasuyuki Inoue, and Susumu Tachi
(University of Tokyo, Japan; Keio University, Japan)
Uni-CAVE: A Unity3D Plugin for Non-head Mounted VR Display Systems
Ross Tredinnick, Brady Boettcher, Simon Smith, Samuel Solovy, and Kevin Ponto
(University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA)
3D Action Reconstruction using Virtual Player to Assist Karate Training
(Kindai University, Japan)
Immersion and Coherence in a Visual Cliff Environment
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)
Anatomy Builder VR: Applying a Constructive Learning Method in the Virtual Reality Canine Skeletal System
Jinsil Hwaryoung Seo, Brian Smith, Margaret Cook, Michelle Pine, Erica Malone, Steven Leal, and Jinkyo Suh
(Texas A&M University, USA)
Transfer of a Skilled Motor Learning Task between Virtual and Conventional Environments
Julia Anglin, David Saldana, Allie Schmiesing, and Sook-Lei Liew
(University of Southern California, USA)
A Methodology for Optimized Generation of Virtual Environments Based on Hydroelectric Power Plants
Ígor Andrade Moraes, Alexandre Cardoso, Edgard Lamounier Jr., Milton Miranda Neto, and Isabela Cristina dos Santos Peres
(Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil)
Break and Poster Viewing B
15:30 – 16:00, Strand Bridge
Instantaneous Beaming to Distance Places – A Possible and Desirable Future? (Panels)
16:00 – 17:15, Parkview
Acoustics and Auditory Displays (Conference Papers)
16:00 – 17:15, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Stefania Serrafin
Acoustic VR in the Mouth: A Real-Time Speech-Driven Visual Tongue System
Ran Luo, Qiang Fang, Jianguo Wei, Wenhuan Lu, Weiwei Xu, and Yin Yang
(University of New Mexico, USA; Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, China; Tianjin University, China; Zhejiang University, China)
Video
Efficient Construction of the Spatial Room Impulse Response
Carl Schissler, Peter Stirling, and Ravish Mehra
(Oculus, USA; Facebook, USA)
Banquet
19:15 – 21:15
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Registration
08:00 – 08:30
Research Demos
08:30 – 15:00, Terrace A/B
FACETEQ Interface Demo for Emotion Expression in VR
Ifigeneia Mavridou, James T. McGhee, Mahyar Hamedi, Mohsen Fatoorechi, Andrew Cleal, Emili Ballaguer-Balester, Ellen Seiss, Graeme Cox, and Charles Nduka
(Bournemouth University, UK; Sussex Innovation Centre, UK)
Diminished Hand: A Diminished Reality-Based Work Area Visualization
Shohei Mori, Momoko Maezawa, Naoto Ienaga, and Hideo Saito
(Keio University, Japan)
Video
Jogging with a Virtual Runner using a See-Through HMD
Takeo Hamada, Michio Okada, and Michiteru Kitazaki
(Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan)
Demonstration: Rapid One-Shot Acquisition of Dynamic VR Avatars
Charles Malleson, Maggie Kosek, Martin Klaudiny, Ivan Huerta, Jean-Charles Bazin, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Mark Mine, and Kenny Mitchell
(Disney Research, UK; Edinburgh Napier University, UK; Disney Research, Switzerland; Walt Disney Imagineering, USA)
Application of Redirected Walking in Room-Scale VR
(University of Hamburg, Germany; University of Central Florida, USA)
Immersive Virtual Training for Substation Electricians
Eduardo H. Tanaka, Juliana A. Paludo, Rafael Bacchetti, Edgar V. Gadbem, Leonardo R. Domingues, Carlúcio S. Cordeiro, Olavo Giraldi Jr., Guilherme Alcarde Gallo, Adam Mendes da Silva, and Marcos H. Cascone
(Eldorado Research Institute, Brazil)
Video
Experiencing Guidance in 3D Spaces with a Vibrotactile Head-Mounted Display
Victor Adriel de Jesus Oliveira, Luca Brayda, Luciana Nedel, and Anderson Maciel
(Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil; Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy)
Video Info
3DPS: An Auto-calibrated Three-Dimensional Perspective-Corrected Spherical Display
Qian Zhou, Kai Wu, Gregor Miller, Ian Stavness, and Sidney Fels
(University of British Columbia, Canada; University of Saskatchewan, Canada)
Video Info
WebVR Meets WebRTC: Towards 360-Degree Social VR Experiences
Simon Gunkel, Martin Prins, Hans Stokking, and Omar Niamut
(TNO, Netherlands)
Video
mpCubee: Towards a Mobile Perspective Cubic Display using Mobile Phones
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
Towards Ad Hoc Mobile Multi-display Environments on Commodity Mobile Devices
(Coburg University, Germany; University of Passau, Germany)
Video Info
ArcheoVR: Exploring Itapeva's Archeological Site
Eduardo Zilles Borba, Andre Montes, Marcio Almeida, Mario Nagamura, Roseli Lopes, Marcelo Knorich Zuffo, Astolfo Araujo, and Regis Kopper
(University of São Paulo, Brazil; Duke University, USA)
NIVR: Neuro Imaging in Virtual Reality
Tyler Ard, David M. Krum, Thai Phan, Dominique Duncan, Ryan Essex, Mark Bolas, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA)
VRAIN: Virtual Reality Assisted Intervention for Neuroimaging
Dominique Duncan, Bradley Newman, Adam Saslow, Emily Wanserski, Tyler Ard, Ryan Essex, and Arthur Toga
(University of Southern California, USA; RareFaction Interactive, USA)
Video
Gesture-Based Augmented Reality Annotation
Yun Suk Chang, Benjamin Nuernberger, Bo Luan, Tobias Höllerer, and John O’Donovan
(University of California at Santa Barbara, USA)
Video
Virtual Field Trips with Networked Depth-Camera-Based Teacher, Heterogeneous Displays, and Example Energy Center Application
Jason W. Woodworth, Sam Ekong, and Christoph W. Borst
(University of Louisiana at Lafayette, USA)
Video
Rapid Creation of Photorealistic Virtual Reality Content with Consumer Depth Cameras
(University of Southern California, USA)
Video
Travel in Large-Scale Head-Worn VR: Pre-oriented Teleportation with WIMs and Previews
(Columbia University, USA; Teachers College, USA)
Video
Videos
08:30 – 15:00
The Pull
Quba Michalski, Brendan J. Hogan, and Jamie Hunsdale
(QubaVR, USA; Impossible Acoustic, USA)
Virtual Reality to Save Endangered Animals: Many Eyes on the Wild
June Kim and Tomasz Bednarz
(UNSW, Australia; Queensland University of Technology, Australia; Data61 at CSIRO, Australia)
Video
Defying the Nazis VR
Dylan Southard, Elijah Allan-Blitz, Jordan Halsey, Christina Heller, and Artemis Joukowsky
(VR Playhouse, USA; A-B Productions, USA; Farm Pond Pictures, USA)
Info
Singapore Inside Out London 2015 in VR
(iMMERSiVELY, Singapore)
Genome Gazing: A 360° Stereoscopic Animation for Google Cardboard
(Garvan Institute of Medical Research, Australia)
Smoke Water Fire (2016)
Avatars and Virtual Humans (Conference Papers)
08:30 – 10:00, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Eric Ragan
Rapid One-Shot Acquisition of Dynamic VR Avatars
Charles Malleson, Maggie Kosek, Martin Klaudiny, Ivan Huerta, Jean-Charles Bazin, Alexander Sorkine-Hornung, Mark Mine, and Kenny Mitchell
(Disney Research, UK; Edinburgh Napier University, UK; Disney Research, Switzerland; Walt Disney Imagineering, USA)
Prism Aftereffects for Throwing with a Self-Avatar in an Immersive Virtual Environment
Bobby Bodenheimer, Sarah Creem-Regehr, Jeanine Stefanucci, Elena Shemetova, and William B. Thompson
(Vanderbilt University, USA; University of Utah, USA)
Repeat after Me: Using Mixed Reality Humans to Influence Best Communication Practices
Andrew Cordar, Adam Wendling, Casey White, Samsun Lampotang, and Benjamin Lok
(University of Florida, USA; University of Virginia, USA)
Video
Paint with Me: Stimulating Creativity and Empathy While Painting with a Painter in Virtual Reality
Lynda Joy Gerry
(University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Video Info
Break
10:00 – 10:30
Why Streaming Will Make or Break 360 Storytelling (Panels)
10:30 – 12:00, Parkview
Motion Tracking and Capturing (Conference Papers)
10:30 – 12:00, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Regis Kopper
Optimizing Placement of Commodity Depth Cameras for Known 3D Dynamic Scene Capture
Rohan Chabra, Adrian Ilie, Nicholas Rewkowski, Young-Woon Cha, and Henry Fuchs
(University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA)
Preprint Video Info
Sweeping-Based Volumetric Calibration and Registration of Multiple RGBD-Sensors for 3D Capturing Systems
(Bauhaus-Universität Weimar, Germany)
Preprint Video Info
Recognition and Mapping of Facial Expressions to Avatar by Embedded Photo Reflective Sensors in Head Mounted Display
Katsuhiro Suzuki, Fumihiko Nakamura, Jiu Otsuka, Katsutoshi Masai, Yuta Itoh, Yuta Sugiura, and Maki Sugimoto
(Keio University, Japan)
Lunch
12:00 – 13:30
Perception and Action in Virtual Reality with New Commodity Level Equipment: What is New and Different? (Panels)
13:30 – 15:00, Parkview
Systems and Applications (Conference Papers)
13:30 – 15:00, Ballroom A/B, Chair: Pablo Figueroa
Semantic Entity-Component State Management Techniques to Enhance Software Quality for Multimodal VR-Systems
Martin Fischbach, Dennis Wiebusch, and Marc Erich Latoschik
(University of Würzburg, Germany; University of Ulm, Germany)
Enhancements to VTK Enabling Scientific Visualization in Immersive Environments
Patrick O'Leary, Sankhesh Jhaveri, Aashish Chaudhary, William Sherman, Ken Martin, David Lonie, Eric Whiting, James Money, and Sandy McKenzie
(Kitware, USA; Indiana University, USA; Idaho National Laboratory, USA)
MagicToon: A 2D-to-3D Creative Cartoon Modeling System with Mobile AR
Lele Feng, Xubo Yang, and Shuangjiu Xiao
(Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China)
Video Info
Emulation of Physician Tasks in Eye-tracked Virtual Reality for Remote Diagnosis of Neurodegenerative Disease
Jason Orlosky, Yuta Itoh, Maud Ranchet, Kiyoshi Kiyokawa, John Morgan, and Hannes Devos
(Osaka University, Japan; Keio University, Japan; IFSTTAR, France; Augusta University, USA; University of Kansas Medical Center, USA)
Break
15:00 – 15:30
A Perspective from the Long View: 35 Years in VR (Keynote)
15:30 – 16:30, Ballroom A/B
A Perspective from the Long View: 35 Years in VR (Keynote)
David A. Smith
(Wearality, USA)
Closing
16:30 – 17:00, Ballroom A/B

Time stamp: 2019-09-22T02:27:28+02:00