Topic: virtual reality

The University will make changes to the CIT to promote interdisciplinary work among faculty in fields such as graphics and robotics.

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CIT to create more labs, public space

February 27, 2018 0 comments

As part of ongoing efforts to expand the University’s computer science resources and facilities, the first floor of the Thomas J. Watson Sr. Center for Information Technology will be renovated this summer.

The YURT is surrounded by mirrors, which reflect projections onto the screens that surround the person inside. The projections conjured could be the surface of the moon, footprints of a dinosaur of molecular structure.

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Virtual reality systems facilitate research, education

October 12, 2017 0 comments

University researchers can now walk on the surface of the moon, analyze the footprints of a dinosaur and study molecular structure.

Students learn history using virtual reality

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Students learn history using virtual reality

September 19, 2017 0 comments

Adam Blumenthal has been working with a team of students to create a virtual reality educational experience about the Gaspee Affair.

Pikachu, Charizard make virtual journey to Brown

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Pikachu, Charizard make virtual journey to Brown

September 22, 2016 0 comments

As a free mobile app, Pokémon Go became extraordinarily popular immediately following its release.