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Virtual Reality
Select Issues & Applications

Edited By Halimahtun M. Khalid
December 2000
ASEAN Academic Press
ISBN: 1-901919-27-7
252 pages, Illustrated, 5 3/4" x 8 3/4"
$79.50 Hardcover

This book presents a comprehensive introduction to Virtual Reality from the perspectives of ergonomics usability, design engineering, software development, cognitive and educational implications. In essence, it is a review of pertinent issues in design and application of Virtual Reality. Written in an easy-to-read style, the book is organized into two coherent sections. Part I presents the trends and issues in virtual reality, highlighting various methods for consideration in Virtual Environment development. Part II offers invaluable array of Virtual Reality applications, including select tools that are presently developed on PC platforms. This book is illustrated with examples from current research, thus making this an insightful reference for researchers in Virtual Reality as well as students from engineering, information technology and cognitive science background.

Science; Engineering