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Anna Maria Chupa
Mississippi State University
Annette Weintraub
City College of New York

Reconstruction of the World's First Panoramic Immersive Virtual Environment Using Contemporary VR Technology
A central goal of virtual reality is convincing people they are somewhere else. This sketch showed how contemporary technology was used to recreate a panoramic virtual environment (the world's first) that was built over 200 years ago.
Mark Wright
University of Edinburgh
Room 2413 JCMB, Kings Buildings
Mayfield Road

Panoscope 360°
In this panoramic video viewer, a donut-shaped rear projection screen is placed horizontally above a conic reflector. From within, visitors see a reflected virtual cylindrical image.
Luc Courchesne
Université de Montréal
2940 Cote Ste-Catherine
CP 6128 Succursale Centre-ville
Montréal, Québec H3C 3J7 CANADA

Water Dome Project
Water Dome is a hemisphere eight meters in diameter that affords its visitors the unique experience of being surrounded by a water film alive with a variety of projected visuals.
Yuki Sugihara
The University of Tokyo
Tachi Lab. MEIP Faculty of Engineering
The University of Tokyo 7-3-1
Hongo, Bunkyo-ku
Tokyo 113-8656 JAPAN



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