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Mel Slater
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Counsel yourself as Freud in immersive virtual reality.
Most people silently talk to themselves in order to help resolve personal problems, and for many other reasons. But when you talk to yourself who are you talking to? Suppose that the 'other self' that you're talking to is actually represented as another person who listens to you and replies ...
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Psychologists and computer scientists from University College London (UCL) designed a virtual reality experiment in which, by the use of avatars, people could experience the compassion they would show to another, but directed towards themselves....
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Real time whole body motion for avatars and robots - technology developed under #ERC Adv Grant TRAVERSE http://www.traverserc.org
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What happens in your brain when your virtual body is threatened?
http://presence-thoughts.blogspot.com.es/2014/11/what-happens-in-your-brain-when-your.html
Figure 1. The experimental setup. Real: the participant wears a high resolution, wide field-of-view, stereo, head-tracked head-mounted display (NVIS SX111) and EEG cap (g.tec). Virtual top: the virtual reality showing the gender-matched virtual body spatially coincident with the participant's ...
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A video reprise of part of the FP7 BEAMING project www.beaming-eu.org is available now.
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Travel back in time in virtual reality, and undo past unfortunate decisions. Also includes some work on moral dilemmas.
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I still find immersive virtual reality as thrilling now as when I first tried it 20 years ago.
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Research Professor
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  • ICREA
    main employer, 2011
  • Universitat de Barcelona
    located at, 2011
  • University College London
    maintain projects at, 2011