Virtual reality (VR) is an artificial reproduction of a potential reality or use condition that enables users to experience and/or modify and/or to interact with. These computer-simulated environments are experienced mainly through the senses of sight and sound.
3D-representation and perception
Spatial interaction in real-time
Sense of presence and immersion
Theory and Application
Virtual reality is the linkage between reality, behavior (partly real, partly simulated), and artifacts. VR handles the real-time integration between computer-simulated environments and human interaction (Cobb and Sharkey 2007). A VR environment stimulates the users to experience an envisaged reality or use condition by stimulating the right senses at the right moment, to generate the right perception of the situation. The envisaged reality is not a completely predefined setting, but allows the...
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