Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

The Thousand Faces of Virtual Reality

Edited by Cecília Sik Lányi

University of Pannonia, Hungary

Virtual Reality (VR) has thousand faces. Why? Because from the moment of VRs birth we use it in every field of our life. VR is based on the development of information technology, computer graphics, and strong high speed hardware. VR has high impact not only on research but on our daily living as well. This book has an aim to present applications, trends and newest development in three main disciplines: health sector, education and industry. In this book several new applications are presented in three sections. The first part of the book deals with health care applications. It is followed by a literature review of Augmented Reality (AR). The second section contains industry field education disciplines. The last part shows several industry applications and research. This book will be useful for researchers, engineers and students.

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The Thousand Faces of Virtual RealityEdited by Cecília Sik Lányi

Published: November 26th 2014

DOI: 10.5772/58637

ISBN: 978-953-51-1733-9

Copyright year: 2014

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11035 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

3 Web of Science Citations

6 Dimensions Citations

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1. Using Virtual Reality to Provide a Naturalistic Setting for the Treatment of Pathological Gambling

By Stéphane Bouchard, Claudie Loranger, Isabelle Giroux, Christian Jacques and Geneviève Robillard

1205

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2. Virtual Reality in Medicine — Going Beyond the Limits

By Florin Graur

1835

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3. Retracted: Started From and Where It’s Going in the Augmented Reality

By Veronika Szucs, Silvia Paxian and Cecília Sik Lanyi

1210

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4. Building Bridges Activity within a Virtual Environment

By Alcínia Z. Sampaio and Luís Viana

1387

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5. Virtual Reality-based Training System for Metal Active Gas Welding

By Hwa Jen Yap, Zahari Taha, Hui Kang Choo and Chee Khean Kok

1673

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6. Virtual Robot Teaching for Humanoid Both-Hands Robots Using Multi-Fingered Haptic Interface

By Haruhisa Kawasaki, Tetsuya Mouri and Satoshi Ueki

1290

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7. Neural Network Modelling and Virtual Reality

By Igor Belič

1129

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8. Mobile Virtual Reality — An Approach for Safety Management

By Dong Zhao

1306

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