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Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE (2009)
Lafayette, LA, USA
Mar. 14, 2009 to Mar. 18, 2009
ISBN: 978-1-4244-3943-0
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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pp. 1-2

Spatialized Haptic Rendering: Providing Impact Position Information in 6DOF Haptic Simulations Using Vibrations (Abstract)

Jean Sreng , INRIA/CEA e-mail: jean.sreng@inria.fr
Bruno Arnaldi , INSA/IRISA e-mail: bruno.arnaldi@irisa.fr
Anatole Lecuyer , INRIA/IRISA e-mail: anatole.lecuyer@irisa.fr
Claude Andriot , CEA e-mail: claude.andriot@cea.fr
pp. 3-9

Evaluating the Influence of Haptic Force-Feedback on 3D Selection Tasks using Natural Egocentric Gestures (Abstract)

Anthony Steed , Department of Computer Science, University College London, e-mail: a.steed@cs.ucl.ac.uk
Vijay M Pawar , Department of Computer Science, University College London, e-mail: v.pawar@cs.ucl.ac.uk
pp. 11-18

Haptic Assembly and Disassembly Task Assistance using Interactive Path Planning (Abstract)

Michel Taix , CNRS; LAAS; 7, av. du Colonel Roche, F-31077 Toulouse, France; Universit
Bernard Puel , Alstom Transport, e-mail: bernard. puel@transport.alstom.com
Jean Yves Fourquet , Ecole Nationale d'Ing
Nicolas Ladeveze , Ecole Nationale d'Ing
pp. 19-25

A Distributed Cooperative Framework for Continuous Multi-Projector Pose Estimation (Abstract)

Eric la Force , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill elaforc@cs.unc.edu
Henry Fuchs , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill fuchs@cs.unc.edu
Tyler Johnson , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill tmjohns@cs.unc.edu
Greg Welch , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill welch@cs.unc.edu
Herman Towles , University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill herman@cs.unc.edu
pp. 35-42

Image Blending and View Clustering for Multi-Viewer Immersive Projection Environments (Abstract)

Jonathan Marbach , Computer Science Department, University of Colorado at Boulder TerraSpark Geosciences, L. P. marbach@colorado.edu, jon@terraspark.com
pp. 51-54

Indoor vs. Outdoor Depth Perception for Mobile Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Harvey S. Smallman , Pacific Science&Engineering Group e-mail: HarveySmallman@pacific-science.com
Zhuming Ai , Naval Research Laboratory e-mail: ai@itd.nrl.navy.mil
Mark A. Livingston , Naval Research Laboratory e-mail: mark.livingston@nrl.navy.mil
J. Edward Swan , Mississippi State Univ. e-mail: swan@acm.org
pp. 55-62

Explosion Diagrams in Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Denis Kalkofen , Graz University of Technology Institute for Computer Graphics and Vision e-mail: kalkofen@icg.tugraz.at
Markus Tatzgern , Graz University of Technology Institute for Computer Graphics and Vision e-mail: tatzgern@icg.tugraz.at
Dieter Schmalstieg , Graz University of Technology Institute for Computer Graphics and Vision e-mail: schmalstieg@icg.tugraz.at
pp. 71-78

Eye Tracking for Avatar Eye Gaze Control During Object-Focused Multiparty Interaction in Immersive Collaborative Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Robin Wolff , Centre for Virtual Environments, University of Salford
Estefania Guimaraes , Department of Psychology, Roehampton University
Alessio Murgia , Department of Computer Science, University of Reading
Anthony Steed , Department of Computer Science, University College London
William Steptoe , Department of Computer Science, University College London W.Steptoe@cs.ucl.ac.uk
John Rae , Department of Psychology, Roehampton University
David Roberts , Centre for Virtual Environments, University of Salford
Oyewole Oyekoya , Department of Computer Science, University College London
pp. 83-90

A Virtual Peer for Investigating Social Influences on Children's Bicycling (Abstract)

Joseph Kearney , Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, joe-kearney@uiowa.edu
Jodie Plumert , Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, jodie-plumert@uiowa.edu
James Cremer , Department of Computer Science, University of Iowa, james-cremer@uiowa.edu
Timofey Grechkin , Department of Computer Science, University of Iowa, timofey-grechkin@uiowa.edu
Benjamin Chihak , Department of Computer Science and Psychology University of Iowa benjamin-chihak@uiowa.edu
Christine Ziemer , Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, christine-ziemer@uiowa.edu
Sabarish Babu , Department of Computer Science, University of Iowa, sabarish-babu@uiowa.edu
pp. 91-98

Virtual Experiences for Social Perspective-Taking (Abstract)

Andrew Raij , University of Florida e-mail: raij@cise.ufl.edu
Benjamin Lok , University of Florida e-mail: lok@cise.ufl.edu
D. Scott Lind , Medical College of Georgia e-mail: dlind@mail.mcg.edu
Aaron Kotranza , University of Florida e-mail: akotranz@cise.ufl.edu
pp. 99-102

Exploring Co-presence for Next Generation Technical Support (Abstract)

Gopal Pingali , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY
Sinem Guven , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY
Mark Podlaseck , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY
pp. 103-106

Measurement Protocols for Medium-Field Distance Perception in Large-Screen Immersive Displays (Abstract)

Gregory S. Schmidt , SPADAC Inc. Naval Research Laboratory, e-mail: gsschmidt1@yahoo.com
Eric Klein , NVIDIA Corporation, University of California e-mail: eklein@nvidia.com
Oliver G. Staadt , University of Rostock, University of California, e-mail: staadt@acm.org.
J. Edward Swan , Mississippi State University e-mail: swan@acm.org.
Mark A. Livingston , Naval Research Laboratory e-mail: markl@itd.nrl.navy.mil.
pp. 107-113

Quantification of Contrast Sensitivity and Color Perception using Head-worn Augmented Reality Displays (Abstract)

Ciara M. Sibley , 3D Virtual and Mixed Environments Naval Research Laboratory
Mark A. Livingston , 3D Virtual and Mixed Environments Naval Research Laboratory e-mail: mark.livingston@nrl.navy.mil
Jane H. Barrow , 3D Virtual and Mixed Environments Naval Research Laboratory
pp. 115-122

Virtual vs. Real-World Pointing in Two-User Scenarios (Abstract)

Bernd Froehlich , Bauhaus-Universitaet Weimar e-mail: bernd.froehlich@medien.uni-weimar.de
Mathias Moehring , Volkswagen AG Wolfsburg e-mail: mathias.moehring@volkswagen.de
Holger Salzmann , Carmeq GmbH, Member of Volkswagen Group e-mail: holger.salzmann@carmeq.com
pp. 127-130

Can Camera Motions Improve the Perception of Traveled Distance in Virtual Environments? (Abstract)

Anatole Lecuyer , Bunraku Team INRIA France e-mail: anatole.lecuyer@irisa.fr
Sebastien Hillaire , Bunraku Team Orange Labs/INRIA/INSA France e-mail: sebastien.hillaire@irisa.fr
Jan M. Wiener , Center for Cognitive Science Freiburg University Germany e-mail: mail@jan-wiener.net
Leo Terziman , Bunraku Team INSA/INRIA France e-mail: leo.terziman@irisa.fr
pp. 131-134

Communicating Eye-gaze Across a Distance: Comparing an Eye-gaze enabled Immersive Collaborative Virtual Environment, Aligned Video Conferencing, and Being Together (Abstract)

Robin Wolff , University of Salford
Will Steptoe , University College London
Rob Aspin , University of Salford
Moira McIntyre , University of Salford
Anthony Steed , University College London
Adriana Pena , University of Salford
David Roberts , University of Salford, d.j.roberts@salford.ac.uk
Oyewole Oyekoya , University College London
John Rae , University of Roehampton
pp. 135-142

Natural Eye Motion Synthesis by Modeling Gaze-Head Coupling (Abstract)

Zhigang Deng , Computer Graphics and Interactive Media Lab, Department of Computer Science University of Houston, Houston, TX e-mail: zdeng@cs.uh.edu
Xiaohan Ma , Computer Graphics and Interactive Media Lab, Department of Computer Science University of Houston, Houston, TX e-mail: xiaohan@cs.uh.edu
pp. 143-150

Effective Presentation Technique of Scent Using Small Ejection Quantities of Odor (Abstract)

Ken-ichi Okada , Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University e-mail: okada@mos.ics.keio.ac.jp
Yuichi Bannai , Canon Inc. email: bannai.yuichi@canon.co.jp
Kaori Ohtsu , Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University e-mail: ohtsu@mos.ics.keio.ac.jp
Junta Sato , Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University e-mail: sato@mos.ics.keio.ac.jp
pp. 151-158

Selection Method of Odor Components for Olfactory Display Using Mass Spectrum Database (Abstract)

Takamichi Nakamoto , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology 2-12-1, Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8552, JAPAN E-mail: nakamoto@mn.ee.titech.ac.jp
Keisuke Murakami , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 159-162

Immersive Training for Two-Person Radiological Surveys (Abstract)

Steven Koepnick , Center for Advanced Visualization, Computation and Modeling, Desert Reseach Instutute e-mail: Steve.Koepnick@dri.edu
Daniel S. Coming , Center for Advanced Visualization, Computation and Modeling, Desert Reseach Instutute e-mail: Daniel.Coming@dri.edu
Derek Norpchen , Center for Advanced Visualization, Computation and Modeling, Desert Reseach Instutute e-mail: Derek.Norpchen@dri.edu
William R. Sherman , Center for Advanced Visualization, Computation and Modeling, Desert Reseach Instutute e-mail: Bill.Sherman@dri.edu
pp. 171-174

Virtual Humans That Touch Back: Enhancing Nonverbal Communication with Virtual Humans through Bidirectional Touch (Abstract)

Benjamin Lok , University of Florida email: lok@cise.ufl.edu
D. Scott Lind , Medical College of Georgia email: dlind@mcg.edu
Aaron Kotranza , University of Florida email: akotranz@cise.ufl.edu
Carla M. Pugh , Northwestern University email: cmpugh@nmh.org
pp. 175-178

A Virtual Reality Claustrophobia Therapy System (Abstract)

Holger Regenbrecht , University of Otago / New Zealand
Morgan Bruce , University of Otago / New Zealand
pp. 179-182

Virtualized Traffic: Reconstructing Traffic Flows from Discrete Spatio-Temporal Data (Abstract)

Jason Sewall , Department of Computer Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA e-mail: sewall@cs.unc.edu
Jur van den Berg , Department of Computer Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA e-mail: berg@cs.unc.edu
Dinesh Manocha , Department of Computer Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA e-mail: dm@cs.unc.edu
Ming Lin , Department of Computer Science University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA e-mail: lin@cs.unc.edu
pp. 183-190

Efficient Large-Scale Sweep and Prune Methods with AABB Insertion and Removal (Abstract)

Daniel J. Tracy , Experimental Game Lab University of California San Diego dtracy@cs.ucsd.edu, daniel.joseph.tracy@gmail.com
Samuel R. Buss , Department of Mathematics University of California San Diego sbuss@math.ucsd.edu
Bryan M. Woods , Department of Cognitive Science University of California San Diego woods.bryan@gmail.com
pp. 191-198

Automatic Creation of Massive Virtual Cities (Abstract)

Charalambos Poullis , CGIT/IMSC University of Southern California e-mail: charalambos@poullis.org
Suya You , CGIT/IMSC University of Southern California e-mail: suyay@graphics.usc.edu
pp. 199-202

Does a Gradual Transition to the Virtual World increase Presence? (Abstract)

Alexander L. Gerlach , Clinical Psychological and Diagnostics Psychology Department I University of M
Gerd Bruder , Visualization and Computer Graphics (VisCG) Research Group Department of Computer Science University of M
Anthony Steed , Virtual Environments and Computer Graphics (VECG) Group Department of Computer Science University College London e-mail: A.Steed@cs.ucl.ac.uk
Frank Steinicke , Visualization and Computer Graphics (VisCG) Research Group Department of Computer Science University of M
Klaus Hinrichs , Visualization and Computer Graphics (VisCG) Research Group Department of Computer Science University of M
pp. 203-210

Relating Scene-Motion Thresholds to Latency Thresholds for Head-Mounted Displays (Abstract)

Jason Jerald , Department of Computer Science The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill e-mail: jjerald@cs.unc.edu
Mary Whitton , Department of Computer Science The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill e-mail: whitton@cs.unc.edu
pp. 211-218

Comparing Aimed Movements in the Real World and in Virtual Reality (Abstract)

Robert van Liere , CWI e-mail: Robert.van.Liere@cwi.nl
Catharina Nieuwenhuizen , Eindhoven University of Technology e-mail: C.J.H.Nieuwenhuizen@tm.tue.nl
Jean-Bernard Martens , Eindhoven University of Technology e-mail: J.B.O.S.Martens@tue.nl
Lei Liu , CWI e-mail: Lei.Liu@cwi.nl
pp. 219-222

Issues with Virtual Space Perception within Reaching Distance: Mitigating Adverse Effects on Applications Using HMDs in the Automotive Industry (Abstract)

Mathias Moehring , Volkswagen Group Research, Wolfsburg, Germany mathias.moehring@volkswagen.de
Ralf Doerner , University of Applied Sciences Wiesbaden, Germany doerner@informatik.fh-wiesbaden.de
Antje Gloystein , Volkswagen Group Research, Wolfsburg, Germany, University of Applied Sciences Wiesbaden, Germany antje.gloystein@informatik.fh-wiesbaden.de
pp. 223-226

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pp. 227-228

Effects of Latency and Spatial Jitter on 2D and 3D Pointing (Abstract)

Andriy Pavlovych , York University, Toronto, Canada 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada andriyp@cse.yorku.ca
Robert J. Teather , York University, Toronto, Canada 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada rteather@cse.yorku.ca
Wolfgang Stuerzlinger , York University, Toronto, Canada 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3, Canada wolfgang@cse.yorku.ca
pp. 229-230

Scalable Vision-based Gesture Interaction for Cluster-driven High Resolution Display Systems (Abstract)

Robert V. Kenyon , Electronic Visualization Laboratory University of Illinois at Chicago e-mail: kenyon@uic.edu
Xun Luo , Office of the Chief Scientist R&D Qualcomm Inc. e-mail: xun.luo@ieee.org
pp. 231-232

Virtual Reality Training Embedded in Neurosurgical Microscope (Abstract)

Heinz Worn , Institute for Process Control and Robotics, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
Jorg Raczkowsky , Institute for Process Control and Robotics, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
Alessandro de Mauro , Institute for Process Control and Robotics, University of Karlsruhe (TH), Germany
Marc Eric Halatsch , Neurosurgical Department, University Hospital of Heidelberg, Germany
pp. 233-234

A Unified Calibration Method with a Parametric Approach for Wide-Field-of-View Multiprojector Displays (Abstract)

Ramesh Raskar , MIT Media Lab e-mail: raskar@media.mit.edu
Hiroyuki Wada , Mitsubishi Precision Co., Ltd. e-mail: hwada@mpcnet.co.jp
Masato Ogata , Mitsubishi Precision Co., Ltd. e-mail: ogata@mpcnet.co.jp
Jeroen van Baar , Disney Research Z
pp. 235-236

Creating Virtual 3D See-Through Experiences on Large-size 2D Displays (Abstract)

Chang Yuan , Sharp Laboratories of America email: cyuan@sharplabs.com
pp. 237-238

Virtual Reality in Physical Mirrors (Abstract)

Takafumi Aoki , Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology e-mail: aoki@hi.pi.titech.ac.jp
Seunghyun Woo , Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology e-mail: stamwoo@hi.pi.titech.ac.jp
Makoto Sato , Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology e-mail: msato@hi.pi.titech.ac.jp
Naoki Hashimoto , Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology e-mail: naoki@hi.pi.titech.ac.jp
Hironori Mitake , Precision and Intelligence Laboratory, Tokyo Institute of Technology e-mail: mitake@hi.pi.titech.ac.jp
pp. 239-240

A Global Illumination and BRDF Solution Applied to Photorealistic Augmented Reality (Abstract)

Veronica Teichrieb , Virtual Reality and Multimedia Research Group, Informatics Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil email: vt@cin.ufpe.br
Judith Kelner , Virtual Reality and Multimedia Research Group, Informatics Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil email: jk@cin.ufpe.br
Joao Paulo S. M. Lima , Virtual Reality and Multimedia Research Group, Informatics Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil email: jpsml@cin.ufpe.br
Saulo A. Pessoa , Virtual Reality and Multimedia Research Group, Informatics Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil email: sap@cin.ufpe.br
Guilherme de S. Moura , Virtual Reality and Multimedia Research Group, Informatics Center, Federal University of Pernambuco, Brazil email: gsm@cin.ufpe.br
pp. 243-244

Real Walking Increases Simulator Sickness in Navigationally Complex Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Larry F. Hodges , Clemson University e-mail: lfh@clemson.edu
Amy Ulinski , UNC Charlotte e-mail: aculinsk@uncc.edu
Myra Reid , UNC Charlotte e-mail: mreid19@uncc.edu
Samantha L. Finkelstein , UNC Charlotte e-mail: sfinkel1@uncc.edu
Evan A. Suma , UNC Charlotte e-mail: easuma@uncc.edu
pp. 245-246

High Resolution Video Playback in Immersive Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Jurgen P. Schulze , California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology University of California San Diego e-mail: jschulze@ucsd.edu
Han Suk Kim , Computer Science and Engineering University of California San Diego e-mail: hskim@cs.ucsd.edu
pp. 247-248

cMotion: A New Game Design to Teach Emotion Recognition and Programming Logic to Children using Virtual Humans (Abstract)

Evan A. Suma , University of North Carolina at Charlotte email: easuma@uncc.edu
Samantha L. Finkelstein , University of North Carolina at Charlotte email: sfinkel1@uncc.edu
Tiffany Barnes , University of North Carolina at Charlotte email: tbarnes2@uncc.edu
Andrea Nickel , University of North Carolina at Charlotte email: anickel1@uncc.edu
Lane Harrison , University of North Carolina at Charlotte email: ltharri1@uncc.edu
pp. 249-250

Interactive Virtual Reality Simulation for Nanoparticle Manipulation and Nanoassembly using Optical Tweezers (Abstract)

Krishna C Bhavaraju , University of Louisiana at Lafayette; 200 Oakcrest Dr, AptE358, Lafayatte, LA-70503, kcbhavaraju@yahoo.com
pp. 251-252

Virtual Reality-Based Multi-View Visualization of Time-Dependent Simulation Data (Abstract)

Marc Wolter , Virtual Reality Group RWTH Aachen University e-mail: wolter@vr.rwth-aachen.de
Bernd Hentschel , Virtual Reality Group RWTH Aachen University e-mail: hentschel@vr.rwth-aachen.de
Torsten Kuhlen , Virtual Reality Group RWTH Aachen University e-mail: kuhlen@vr.rwth-aachen.de
pp. 253-254

Interactive Odor Playback Based on Fluid Dynamics Simulation (Abstract)

Haruka Matsukura , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology 2-24-16 Nakacho, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan
Hitoshi Yoshida , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology 2-24-16 Nakacho, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan
Takamichi Nakamoto , Tokyo Institute of Technology 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan nakamoto@mn.ee.titech.ac.jp
Hiroshi Ishida , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology 2-24-16 Nakacho, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan h_ishida@cc.tuat.ac.jp
pp. 255-256

A Concept for Applying VR and AR Technologies to Support Efficient 3D Non-contact Model Digitalization (Abstract)

Steffen Masik , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: steffen.masik@iff.fraunhofer.de
Wolfram Schoor , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: wolfram.schoor@iff.fraunhofer.de
Johannes Tumler , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: johannes.tuemler@iff.fraunhofer.de
Marc Hofmann , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: marc.hofmann@iff.fraunhofer.de
Simon Adler , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: simon.adler@iff.fraunhofer.de
Erik Trostmann , Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation email: erik.trostmann@iff.fraunhofer.de
pp. 257-258

Crafting Personalized Facial Avatars Using Editable Portrait and Photograph Example (Abstract)

Zhigang Deng , University of Houston, e-mail: zdeng@cs.uh.edu
Ulrich Neumann , University of Southern California, e-mail: uneumann@graphics.usc.edu
Tanasai Sucontphunt , University of Southern California / University of Houston, e-mail: sucontph@usc.edu
pp. 259-260

iPhone/iPod Touch as Input Devices for Navigation in Immersive Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Kresimir Matkovic , VRVis, Austria, E-mail: matkovic@vrvis.at
Francis Quek , Virginia Tech, USA, E-mail: quek@vt. edu
Ji-Sun Kim , Virginia Tech, USA, E-mail: hideaway@vt.edu
Denis Gracanin , Virginia Tech, USA, E-mail: gracanin@vt.edu
pp. 261-262

Hybrid Rendering in a Multi-framework VR System (Abstract)

Massimo Bergamasco , PERCRO Laboratory, Scuola Superiore S.Anna
Franco Tecchia , PERCRO Laboratory, Scuola Superiore S.Anna
Giuseppe Marino , PERCRO Laboratory, Scuola Superiore S.Anna, e-mail:giuseppe.marino@sssup.it
Davide Vercelli , PERCRO Laboratory, Scuola Superiore S.Anna
pp. 263-264

Measurement of Expression Characteristics in Emotional Situations using Virtual Reality (Abstract)

Jeonghun Ku , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea; Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Sungdong P.O. Box 55, Seoul, Korea 133-605, kujh@bme.hany
Hyeongrae Lee , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Sangwoo Cho , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Jinsick Park , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Kiwan Han , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
In Young Kim , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Jae-Jin Kim , Institute of Behavioral Science in Medicine, Yonsei University Severance Mental Health Hospital
Sun I. Kim , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
pp. 265-266

Subjective Perception and Objective Measurements in Perceiving Object Softness for VR Surgical Systems (Abstract)

Yaoping Hu , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, CANADA T2N 1N4, huy@ucalgary.ca
Antoine Widmer , Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Schulich School of Engineering University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, CANADA T2N 1N4, widmera@ucalgary.ca
pp. 267-268

Simulation of Standard Control Actuators in Dynamic Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Frank Gommlich , VR and Multimedia Group, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany, e-mail: frank.gommlich@informatik.tu-freiberg.de
Arnd Vitzthum , VR and Multimedia Group, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany, e-mail: arnd.vitzthum@informatik.tu-freiberg.de
Bernhard Jung , VR and Multimedia Group, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany, e-mail: jung@informatik.tu-freiberg.de
Guido Heumer , VR and Multimedia Group, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany, e-mail: guido.heumer@informatik.tu-freiberg.de
pp. 269-270

A Software Architecture for Sharing Distributed Virtual Worlds (Abstract)

Frederic Drolet , System of Systems Section, Virtual Immersion Laboratory, Defence Research and Development Canada - Valcartier; Computer Vision and Systems Laboratory, Dept. of ECE, Laval Universit
Marielle Mokhtari , System of Systems Section, Virtual Immersion Laboratory, Defence Research and Development Canada - Valcartier; 2459 Pie-XI Blvd North, Qu
Denis Laurendeau , Computer Vision and Systems Laboratory, Dept. of ECE, Laval University, Quebec (QC), Canada
Francois Bernier , System of Systems Section, Virtual Immersion Laboratory, Defence Research and Development Canada - Valcartier; 2459 Pie-XI Blvd North, Qu
pp. 271-272

One Man Band: A 3D Gestural Interface for Collaborative Music Creation (Abstract)

Joseph J. LaViola , Interactive Systems and User Experience (ISUE) Lab, University of Central Florida, e-mail:jjl@cs.ucf.edu
James G. Crowley , Interactive Systems and User Experience (ISUE) Lab, University of Central Florida, e-mail:jcrowley@cs.ucf.edu
Jared N. Bott , Interactive Systems and User Experience (ISUE) Lab, University of Central Florida, e-mail:jbott@cs.ucf.edu
pp. 273-274

Virtual Simulation for Lighting & Design Education (Abstract)

Mary Ann Frank , School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, email: marafran@iupui.edu
Keith Goreham , Advanced Visualization Laboratory, Indiana University, email: kgoreham@iupui.edu
Jan Cowan , School of Engineering and Technology, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, email: jancowa@iupui.edu
Jeff Rogers , Advanced Visualization Laboratory, Indiana University, email: jlrogers@iupui.edu
Michael Boyles , Advanced Visualization Laboratory, Indiana University, email: mjboyles@iupui.edu
pp. 275-276

A Game Theoretic Approach for Modeling User-System Interaction in Networked Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Shaimaa Lazem , Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, US, e-mail: shlazem@vt.edu
Denis Gracanin , Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, US, e-mail:gracanin@vt.edu
Ayman Abdel-Hamid , Arab Academy for Science, Technology, and Maritime Transport Alexandria, Egypt, e-mail:hamid@aast.edu
pp. 277-278

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Effect of Proprioception Training of patient with Hemiplegia by Manipulating Visual Feedback using Virtual Reality: The Preliminary results (Abstract)

Hyeongrae Lee , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
In Young Kim , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Jeonghun Ku , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Sungdong P. O. Box 55, Seoul, KOREA 133-605, kujh@bme.hanyang.a
Jinsick Park , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Sangwoo Cho , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Kiwan Han , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Sun I. Kim , Department of Biomedical Engineering, Hanyang University, Korea
Youn Joo Kang , Department of Rehabilitation medicine, Eulji University School of Medicine, Eulji General Hospital
pp. 283-284

Simulation of Augmented Reality Systems in Purely Virtual Environments (Abstract)

Eric Ragan , Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, eragan@vt.edu
Doug A. Bowman , Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, dbowman@vt.edu
Curtis Wilkes , Department of Computer Science, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061, cbwilkes@vt.edu
Tobias Hollerer , Department of Computer Science,University of California at Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA 93106, holl@cs.ucsb.edu
pp. 287-288

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pp. 289-290

Composable Volumetric Lenses for Surface Exploration (Abstract)

Christoph W. Borst , University of Louisiana at Lafayette, e-mail contact: cwborst@gmail.com
Vijay B. Baiyya , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Kaushik Das , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Christopher M. Best , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Gary L. Kinsland , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
Jan-Phillip Tiesel , University of Louisiana at Lafayette
pp. 291-292

A VR Multimodal Interface for Small Artifacts in the Gold Museum (Abstract)

Flavio Prieto , Universidad Nacional de,Colombia, e-mail: faprietoo@unal.edu.co
Pablo Figueroa , Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: pfiguero@acm.org
Juan Borda , Universid de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: jua-bord@uniandes.edu.co
Diego Restrepo , Universidad de los Andes, Colombia, e-mail: dieg-res@uniandes.edu.co
Eduardo Londono , Museo del Oro, Colombia, e-mail: elondola@banrep.gov.co
Pierre Boulanger , University of Alberta, Canada, e-mail: pierreb@cs.ualberta.ca
pp. 293-294

Odor Presentation with a Vivid Sense of Reality: Incorporating Fluid Dynamics Simulation into Olfactory Display (Abstract)

Atsushi Saitoh , Shibaura Institute of Technology; 3-7-5 Toyosu, Koto-ku, Tokyo 135-8548, Japan, saitoa@sic.shibaura-it.ac.jp
Haruka Matsukura , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Takamichi Nakamoto , Tokyo Institute of Technology; 2-12-1 Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 152-8552, Japan, nakamoto@mn.ee.titech.ac.jp
Hitoshi Yoshida , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology
Hiroshi Ishida , Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology; 2-24-16 Nakacho, Koganei, Tokyo 184-8588, Japan, h_ishida@cc.tuat.ac.jp
pp. 295-296

False Image Projector For Head Mounted Display Using Retrotransmissive Optical System (Abstract)

Jyunya Watanabe , Graduate School of Engineering, Gifu University, k07watanabe@kzm.info.gifu-u.ac.jp
Ryugo Kjlma , Faculty of Engineering, Gifu University, Kijimi@gifu-u.ac.jp
pp. 297-298

The Globefish: A 3D Motion Controller (Abstract)

Jan Hochstrate , Virtual Reality Systems Group, Faculty of Media, Bauhaus-Universit
Bernd Froehlich , Virtual Reality Systems Group, Faculty of Media, Bauhaus-Universit
Alexander Kulik , Virtual Reality Systems Group, Faculty of Media, Bauhaus-Universit
Andre Kunert , Virtual Reality Systems Group, Faculty of Media, Bauhaus-Universit
pp. 299-300

Demonstration of Improved Olfactory Display using Rapidly-Switching Solenoid Valves (Abstract)

Ariyakul Yossiri , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Masashi Kinoshita , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
Takamichi Nakamoto , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology; 2-12-1, Ookayama, Meguro-ku, Tokyo, 152-8552, JAPAN nakamoto@mn.ee.titech.ac.jp
Keisuke Murakami , Graduate school of science and engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology
pp. 301-302

Virtual Welder Trainer (Abstract)

Christoph Borst , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:cborst@cacs.louisiana.edu
Mores Prachyabrued , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:mxp4758@cacs.louisiana.edu
Amit Aglawe , University of Louisiana, Lafayette
Dirk Reiners , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:dirk@louisiana.edu
Steven White , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:stevenawhite@gmail.com
Terry Chambers , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:tlchambers@louisiana.edu
Dhruva Baghi , University of Louisiana, Lafayette; e-mail:dhruvabhagi@gmail.com
pp. 303

Crossover Applications (Abstract)

Jonathan Metzgar , GMI Lab, Univ of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Bonnie Snyder , Colorado School of Deaf and Blind
Keith Johnson , GMI Lab, Univ of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Brian Wilke , GMI Lab, Univ of Colorado at Colorado Springs
Sudhanshu Semwal , GMI Lab, Univ of Colorado at Colorado Springs; 1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs. semwal@eas.uccs.edu
KaChun Yu , Denver Museum of Nature and Science
Dan Neafus , Denver Museum of Nature and Science
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