Useful VR links

And, to explore further, here are a few of our favourite links. Check them out, it's well worth it…

  • If you're looking for a formal definition of VR & an introduction to what VR is, etc., take a look at Jerry Isdale's site http://vr.isdale.com
  • If you need a VRML resource as well as VRML tutorials (which is quite popular) check out the tutorials section at http://www.web3d.org
  • Looking for a good book about VR? Consider "Virtual Reality Technology" by Grigore Burdea & Philippe Coiffet (Wiley, 2003) http://eu.wiley.com/WileyCDA/WileyTitle/productCd-0471360899.html
  • Take a look at what some international companies are doing, such as Virtalis, a UK based developer of high-end VR systems http://www.vrweb.com
  • EON Reality on www.eonreality.com for a range of VR software and hardware systems
  • Visual Acuity, a company that provides advice, services and software to the fast growing number of applications and users of large scale visualization devices http://www.visual-acuity.com
  • Ascension Technology Corporation, that makes magnetic, optical, inertial and hybrid motion-tracking devices for 3D computer graphics interaction, animation and medical imaging http://www.ascension-tech.com
  • Fakespace Systems, that provides "Caves", head mounted displays and interface software for immersive environments http://www.fakespace.com