AtomicOrchid: A Mixed Reality Game to Investigate Coordination in Disaster Response

  • Joel E. Fischer
  • Wenchao Jiang
  • Stuart Moran
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 7522)


In this paper, we draw on serious mixed reality games as an approach to explore and design for coordination in disaster response scenarios. We introduce AtomicOrchid, a real-time location-based game to explore coordination and agile teaming under temporal and spatial constraints according to our approach. We outline the research plan to study the various interactional arrangements in which human responders can be supported by agents in disaster response scenarios in the future.


Multiagent System Disaster Response Computer Support Cooperative Work Game Mechanic Computational Agent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Joel E. Fischer
    • 1
  • Wenchao Jiang
    • 1
  • Stuart Moran
    • 1
  1. 1.The Mixed Reality LaboratoryUniversity of NottinghamUK

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