Articles Tagged ‘virtual bodyworks’

Professor Mel Slater speaking at the Digital Catapult Centre

Digital Catapult welcomes Professor Mel Slater as Immersive Fellow

Professor Mel Slater will bolster expertise in immersive technologies LONDON, UK. 7 February 2017 – Digital Catapult today announces that Professor Mel Slater has been appointed as Immersive Fellow. The appointment marks the centre’s ongoing focus on demonstrating just how emerging technologies, such as VR and AR, can be applied to different market sectors to help […]

Virtual Reality: Virtual Embodiment

Professor Mel Slater, Maria V. Sanchez-Vives and Bernhard Spanlang, Co-founders of Virtual Bodyworks, explain how virtual reality can alter users’ ideas of presence and identity. When you open your eyes you become aware of a visual field of about 180° horizontally and 135° vertically. As you move your eyes, head and body around, what you […]