Selected Topics of Virtual Reality (VR II)


SS 2020





ECTS 6 (V3Ü1)


Moodle course room
Introductory Video for all electives for master computer science in summer term 2020


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Course Dates:




Lecture Tue, 12:30-14:00, starting April 21th 5052
Lecture Thu, 16:30-18:00, starting April 23th 5052
Exercise Replacing lectures in a bi-weekly manner 5052

In this course, we are going to introduce, discuss and evaluate techniques and methods of Virtual Reality on current research work and application-oriented projects. In particular, the lecture comprises the following aspects: Methods of interaction and navigation in 3D space, auditory and haptic interfaces, leading-edge display and interface technology, immersive visualization as a combination of scientific visualization and VR, virtual humans, formal user studies.

The course is followed by an oral exam.

All downloadable material can be found in the moodle course room. Register via campus or send an email stating your name and matriculation number to office@vr.rwth-aachen.de.

Changes Due To Corona

Due to the Coronavirus, all attendance-based classes and events will start on the 20.04.2020. Thus, we also shift our first lecture to April, 21st.

If attendance-based classes and events are still not allowed from April, 20th, on, an online concept will be used for the lecture via Zoom.

We will keep you informed.
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