Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on (2011)
Athens, Georgia USA
July 6, 2011 to July 8, 2011
The use of Open Sim as a platform for enhanced learning concepts incorporates a variety of desirable attributes. The platform supports mixed-initiative functions, may incorporate social networking like aspects and does so in an immersive engaging 3D environment appealing to game players. The ability to communicate with outside applications and the ability to connect virtual worlds through a Hyper grid offer exciting possibilities.
OpenSim, Virtual Worlds, Simulations
Kinshuk, V. Kumar, O. Lin and W. Ridgewell, "OpenSim Virtual Worlds as a Platform for Enhanced Learning Concepts," Advanced Learning Technologies, IEEE International Conference on(ICALT), Athens, Georgia USA, 2011, pp. 623-624.