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Virtual reality: past, present, and future

Enrico Gobbetti, Riccardo Scateni
Virtual Environments in Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience: Methods and Techniques in Advanced Patient-Therapist Interaction, IOS, page 3--20 - november 1998
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This report provides a short survey of the field of virtual reality, highlighting application domains, technological requirements, and currently available solutions. The report is organized as follows: section 1 presents the background and motivation of virtual environment research and identifies typical application domains, section 2 discusses the characteristics a virtual reality system must have in order to exploit the perceptual and spatial skills of users, section 3 surveys current input/output devices for virtual reality, section 4 surveys current software approaches to support the creation of virtual reality systems, and section 5 summarizes the report.

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@InCollection{GS98a,
  author       = {Gobbetti, E. and Scateni, R.},
  title        = {Virtual reality: past, present, and future},
  booktitle    = {Virtual Environments in Clinical Psychology and Neuroscience: Methods and Techniques in Advanced Patient-Therapist Interaction},
  pages        = {3--20},
  month        = {november},
  year         = {1998},
  editor       = {G. Riva and B. K. Wiederhold and E. Molinari},
  publisher    = {IOS},
  address      = {Amsterdam, The Netherlands},
  note         = {idxproject: VREPAR2},
  type         = {incollection},
  url          = {http://publications.crs4.it/pubdocs/1998/GS98a},
}

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