Lecture: Virtual Reality @ B-IT


  • Lecturer(s):
  • Dates: Wed. 13:00-15:00, B-IT building
  • Curriculum: B-IT Master Media Informatics
  • Diploma Area: B


Virtual Reality (VR) is an area of Computer-Graphics, wich deals with novel input devices, intuitive and direct interaktion, immersion, real-time-rendering and real-time-simulation. VR is established in different application areas, e.g. in automotive- and plane industry. Furthermore, several problem solutions can be applied to computer games as well.

In this lecture, first basic methods and algorithms will be presented. In the following, revelant topics for complex VR systems (e.g. object-behaviour, collision detection, acustic rendering, etc.) will be discussed.


Additional Documents


  • Kay M. Stanney (Ed.): Handbook of Virtual Environments Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2002
  • William R. Sherman, Alan B. Craig: Understanding Virtual Reality Morgan Kaufmann, 2002
  • <b>Achtung:</b> diese Bücher sind relativ teuer. Interessenten können sich diese aus dem Handapparat der Informatik II kurzfristig ausleihen.