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MM806 - Virtual Reality and Tele-Presence

Virtual reality and augmented reality can provide an immersive environment where many scenarios can be simulated. For example, manufacturing and engineering tasks, medical planning and training, art and design, rehabilitation, Physics, Biology and Chemistry concept exploration and many others can benefit from a virtual reality environment . This course focuses on the challenges of setting up a user friendly virtual reality scene where users can interact in an intuitive and natural way. The use of interactive techniques and sensor-based devices, such as haptic and head-mount display, in creating a virtual environment for scientific analysis, visualization exploration and Tele-presence, as well as how mobile users can participate in these applications, will be discussed. Sections offered in a Cost Recovery format at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Fees Payment Guide in the University Regulations and Information for Students.

Fall Term 2017

Lecture Sections

Fall Term 2017 - LEC A1 (75593)

TR 13:00:00 - 14:20:00 (CSC B 41)
Instructor: pierreb@ualberta.ca - Profile
Fall Term 2016

Lecture Sections

Fall Term 2016 - LEC A1 (66892)

TR 13:00:00 - 14:20:00 (ED N2 101)
Instructor: locheng@ualberta.ca - Profile Instructor: pierreb@ualberta.ca - Profile