Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Virtual Reality and Environments

Edited by Cecília Sik Lányi

University of Pannonia, Hungary

Virtual Reality is clearly interdisciplinary research. It has, not only Information Technology importance but social, educational, economical importance too. It combines multiple disciplines for the development of virtual reality systems in which the user has the immersive feeling of being in the real world. Virtual reality has several applications in almost all fields of real life. The most typical fields for the application of virtual reality are health-care, engineering and game industry. This book may be a solid basis for the novice and advanced engineers who would like to develop user friendly Virtual Environments for education, rehabilitation and other applications of Virtual Reality. Our book provides a resource for wide variety of people including academicians, designers, developers, educators, engineers, practitioners, researchers, and graduate students.

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Virtual Reality and EnvironmentsEdited by Cecília Sik Lányi

Published: April 27th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2387

ISBN: 978-953-51-0579-4

Copyright year: 2012

Books open for chapter submissions

18878 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

15 Dimensions Citations

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1. Virtual Environments in Physical Therapy

By Felix O. Akinladejo

2050

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2. A Survey of Some Virtual Reality Tools and Resources

By Moses Okechukwu Onyesolu, Ignatius Ezeani and Obikwelu Raphael Okonkwo

4560

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3. Training of Procedural Tasks Through the Use of Virtual Reality and Direct Aids

By Jorge Rodríguez, Teresa Gutiérrez, Emilio J. Sánchez, Sara Casado and Iker Aguinaga

1162

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4. The Users' Avatars Nonverbal Interaction in Collaborative Virtual Environments for Learning

By Adriana Peña Pérez Negrón, Raúl A. Aguilar and Luis A. Casillas

927

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5. ROTATOR Model: A Framework for Building Collaborative Virtual Workspaces

By Charles J. Lesko Jr, Christine R. Russell and Yolanda A. Hollingsworth

2196

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6. Optical Touch Screen and Its Application as a Next Generation Classroom Response System

By Hong Zhang

2056

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7. Personalization of Virtual Environments Navigation and Tasks for Neurorehabilitation

By Dani Tost, Sergi Grau and Sergio Moya

855

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8. Vision for Motor Performance in Virtual Environments Across the Lifespan

By Patrick Grabowski and Andrea Mason

1006

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9. Ergonomics Design Criteria of a Virtual Environment

By Zahari Taha, Hartomo Soewardi, Siti Zawiah and Aznijar Ahmad-Yazid

1829

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10. The Virtual Reality of Work - How to Create a Workplace that Enhances Well-Being for a Mobile Employee

By Ursula Hyrkkänen, Suvi Nenonen and Inka Kojo

2237

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