Homework #2: Virtual Reality and Immersive Experiences
Due on Friday, Oct 4, 2013
(10pt) Please write a synopsis (do not copy the abstract -- doing so will end up receiving
zero credit for this part) in your own words and your analysis for at least one of
the following papers:
Describe your own personal VR experience (e.g. UNC-Immersive VR Walkthrough, VR experience on
flight simulators, amusement park rides, etc). Based on your own
experience, do you agree with the hypotheses and conclusion of the paper(s) you read?
Suggest ways that you believe can improve the current VR systems
and applications (e.g. nanoManipulator, enabling technologies
for people with disabilities, treatment of phobia, computer assisted
surgery -- planning or treatment, etc.) from these lecture(s) and experieces.
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