VR/AR Fundamentals 3/5: Other Senses (Haptic, Smell, Taste, Mind)

Michael’s Presentation (PDF minus videos, 51 slides, 1.3MB)

Week 4 – VR / AR FUNDAMENTALS 3: Other Senses (Haptic, Smell, Taste, Mind)
Fooling the other senses.

Haptics
—- Haptics & Force-Feedback
—- Seats & Motion Platforms
—- “4D”
—- Skin as Input
—- Hands & Controllers
—- Touching Real Things / MR
—- Non-Contact Haptics

Smell & Taste
—- Smell-O-Vision & the Food Simulator
—- Current Work

Mind
—- Remote Viewing (ESP), Brainstorm (the movie), & Science
—- Hacks

Issues
—- When is suggestion good enough?
—- Synaesthesia

VR/AR Fundamentals 2/5: Audiovisual Spatiality & Immersion

Michael’s Presentation (PDF minus videos, 88 slides, 2.7MB)

Week 3 – VR / AR FUNDAMENTALS 2: Audiovisual Spatiality & Immersion
What does it take to fool two eyes and ears and with an unframed image?

Stereoscopic & Stereophonic Displays
—- Parallax & Disparity
—- Interpupillary Distance (IPD)
—- Convergence
—- Stereo & Binaural Sound

Multiscopic & Multiphonic Displays
—- Holography
—- Head Tracking
—- Volumetric Video
—- Spatial Sound

Panoramic  Displays
—- History
—- Monoscopic Panoramas & Nodal Points
—- Stereoscopic Panoramas & Head Rotation
—- Multiscopic Panoramas

Putting It All Together

Hacks