199.080 Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2018S, VU, 2.0h, 3.0EC, to be held in blocked form

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VU Lecture and Exercise

Aim of course

to  be announced

Subject of course

Lecture 1: Introduction
Overview of visualisation

  • Computer graphics
  • Image processing
  • Computer vision


Lecture 2: Multisensory Virtual Experiences

Introduction to recreating the real-world

  • Virtual experiences
  • Multisensory requirements
  • Perception equation


Lecture 3: High Dynamic Range imaging

Capturing and delivering images of real world lighting

  • Capturing HDR images
  • Tone mapping
  • Image Based Lighting


Lecture 4: High Dynamic Range video

Capturing dynamic real world scenes

  • HDR video capture
  • Compression
  • Display


Lecture 5: Global Illumination

High-fidelity computer graphics

  • Rendering equation
  • Solving the equation
  • Photon mapping
  • Irradiance caching


Lecture 6: Stereoscopy

Creating depth in virtual environments

  • How does it work
  • Stereo imaging pipeline
  • Disparity maps


Lecture 7: Haptics & 3D audio

Delivering real world touch and sound

  • Anatomy of the human hand
  • Interfaces and displays
  • Creating and delivering 3D audio


Lecture 8: Virtual smell & taste

Creating an authentic eating experience

  • Capturing real world smells and tastes
  • Smell in virtual environments
  • Creating virtual flavour perception


Lecture 9: Case study I - Virtual Archaeology

Understanding the past through virtual experiences

  • Authentic lighting
  • Participating media
  • Medieval Coventry


Lecture 10: Case study 2 - Virtual experiences for modern car design

Virtual experiences for manufacturing

  • How to use virtual experiences for the car industry
  • Jaguar Land Rover project
  • The future of virtual experiences

 

Additional information

It will be held by Alan Chalmers / University of Warwick, UK.

Course schedule:

The course will be held from April 5 until April 17, 2018.

Further information will be announced as soon as possible.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
14:00 - 15:3005.04.2018 - 06.04.2018 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Mon14:00 - 15:3009.04.2018 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Tue10:00 - 11:3010.04.2018 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
14:00 - 15:3010.04.2018 - 12.04.2018 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
14:00 - 15:3013.04.2018 - 16.04.2018 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Tue10:00 - 11:3017.04.2018 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Thu05.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Fri06.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Mon09.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Tue10.04.201810:00 - 11:30 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Tue10.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Wed11.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Thu12.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Favoritenstrasse 9, staircase 1, 4th floor, room: 183/2Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Fri13.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Mon16.04.201814:00 - 15:30 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Tue17.04.201810:00 - 11:30 Treitlstrasse 3, Entrance via Operngasse 9, ground floor, room DEEG 39Real Virtuality: Authentic virtual experiences
Course is held blocked

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
26.02.2018 00:00 04.04.2018 23:59

Registration modalities:

Please register in TISS.

Curricula

Literature

No lecture notes are available.

Miscellaneous

  • Attendance Required!

Language

English