SuperDreamCity: An Immersive Virtual Reality Experience That Responds to Electrodermal Activity

  • Doron Friedman
  • Kana Suji
  • Mel Slater
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 4738)


In this paper we describe an artistic exhibition that took place in our highly-immersive virtual-reality laboratory. We have allowed visitors to explore a virtual landscape based on the content of night dreams, where the navigation inside the landscape was based on an online feedback from their electrodermal response. We analyze a subset of the physiology data captured from participants and describe a new method for analyzing dynamic physiological experiences based on hidden Markov models.


Virtual Reality Virtual Environment Galvanic Skin Response Skin Conductance Response Electrodermal Activity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Doron Friedman
    • 1
  • Kana Suji
    • 2
  • Mel Slater
    • 3
  1. 1.Interdisciplinary Center, HerzliyaIsrael
  2. 2.Dream Products Co. 
  3. 3.ICREA-Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya, Spain, and Department of Computer Science, UCL 

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