Envision Center hosts series of “coffee hours” for faculty, staff interested in virtual reality

March 16, 2018

Faculty and staff interested in learning more about how virtual and augmented reality technology can transform research and teaching are invited to attend a series of discussions this spring hosted by the Envision Center.

Each “VR Coffee Hour” will focus on different aspects of data visualization, including technology demonstrations and discussions about current topics, research and learning applications involving virtual reality simulation. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided and Envision Center staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Topics and dates for the spring include:

Principles of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday, March 26, in WALC 3049

Visualization and Simulation: Technology in Education; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday, April 9, in WALC 3049

Scientific Visualization (Science in VR); 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday, April 23, in WALC 3049

Unity (software) Basics for Simulation Development; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 7, in WALC 3049

VR simulation development with Unity; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wednesday, May 21, in the Envision Center

AR simulation development with Unity; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday June 4, in the Envision Center

Video Compositing and Effects; 2:30-3:30 p.m., Monday, June 18, in the Envision Center

For more information please email envision@purdue.edu

Originally posted: March 16, 2018  4:47pm