9:00Welcome AnnouncementsPapers Session
Conference Room 3
Papers Session
Conference Room 4
Simulation & Graphics
Keynote - Mark Billinghurst
9:30Keynote - Tomasz Bendarz
10:00Papers Session
Conference Room 3
Displays & Visual Perception
Papers Session
Conference Room 4
3D Modelling and Authoring
Papers Session
Conference Room 3
10:30Coffee & Snacks
11:00Papers Session
Conference Room 3
Navigation & Locomotion
Coffee & Snacks
11:30Papers Session
Conference Room 3
Papers Session
Conference Room 4
3D Reconstruction
Coffee & Snacks
12:00Papers Session
Conference Room 3
13:30Papers Session
Conference Room 3
Papers Session
Conference Room 4
14:00Posters Fast Forward
14:30Early RegistrationPosters / Demos #2Papers Session
Conference Room 3
15:00Welcome to VRST, Vice Chancellor Address, Elders Welcome to CountryPapers Session
Conference Room 3
Papers Session
Conference Room 4
Mid-Air Techniques
15:30Developer Showcase / Welcome ReceptionTravel to Wharf
16:00Coffee & SnacksPapers Session
Conference Room 3
16:30Posters / Demos Fast Forward
17:00Posters / Demos #1Cruise Start / Snacks
17:30Keynote - Aleissia LaidackerVRST Conclusion / Handover
18:00Coffee & Snacks
19:00Conference Dinner

Tuesday - November 12

14:30 - 15:00Early Registration
15:00 - 15:30Welcome to VRST, Vice Chancellor Address, Elders Welcome to Country
15:30 - 18:00Developer Showcase / Welcome Reception

Wednesday - November 13

08:00 - 09:00Registration
09:00 - 09:30Welcome Announcements
09:30 - 10:30Keynote - Tomasz Bendarz
10:30 - 11:00Coffee & Snacks
11:00 - 12:30
Papers Session: Navigation & Locomotion
Conference Room 3
Chair: Kenny Mitchell
Out-of-body Locomotion: Vectionless Navigation with a Continuous Avatar Representation (1089)
Nathan Navarro Griffin, Eelke Folmer
Obstacle detection and alert system for smartphone AR users (1140)
HyeongYeop Kang, Geonsun Lee, JungHyun Han
Sensitivity to Rate of Change in Gains Applied by Redirected Walking (1304)
Ben J Congdon, Anthony Steed
12:30 - 13:30Lunch
13:30 - 15:00
Papers Session: Avatars
Conference Room 3
Chair: Taehyun Rhee
Lower body control of a semi-autonomous avatar in Virtual Reality: Balance and Locomotion of a 3D Bipedal Mode (1072)
Vincent Thomasset, Stéphane Caron, Vincent Weistroffer
Technologies for Social Augmentations in User-Embodied Virtual Reality (1238)
Daniel Roth, Gary Bente, Peter Kullmann, David Mal, Christian Felix Purps, Kai Vogeley, Marc Erich Latoschik
Avatar Type Affects Performance of Cognitive Tasks in Virtual Reality (1239)
Ye Pan, Anthony Steed
Papers Session: Collaboration
Conference Room 4
Chair: Gun A. Lee
Immersive Insights: A Hybrid Analytics System For Collaborative Exploratory Data Analysis (1087)
Marco Cavallo, Mishal Dolakia, Matous Havlena, Ken Ocheltree, Mark Podlaseck
Adventures in Hologram Space: Exploring the Design Space of Eye-to-eye Volumetric Telepresence (1092)
Rafael Kuffner dos Anjos, Maurício Sousa, Daniel Medeiros, Daniel Mendes, Mark Billinghurst, Craig Anslow, Joaquim P Jorge
Exploring the Use of a Robust Depth-sensor-based Avatar Control System and its Effects on Communication Behaviors (1223)
Yuanjie Wu, Yu Wang, Sungchul Jung, Simon Hoermann, Robert W. Lindeman
15:00 - 16:00
Papers Session: Engagement
Conference Room 3
Chair: Rick Skarbez
Being More Focused and Engaged in Firefighting Training: Applying User-Centered Design to VR System Development (1236)
Seunggon Jeon, Jaeho Han, Yonggeol Jo, Kyungsik Han
"Fearing Disengagement from the Real World" (1272)
Ceenu George, Julia Schwuchow, Heinrich Hussmann
Papers Session: Mid-Air Techniques
Conference Room 4
Chair: Falk Schreiber
Depth Perception in Projective Augmented Reality: An Evaluation of Advanced Visualization Techniques (1097)
Florian Heinrich, Kai Bornemann, Kai Lawonn, Christian Hansen
Portable Mid-air Imaging Optical System on Glossy Surface (1138)
Ayaka Sano, Naoya KOIZUMI
16:00 - 16:30Coffee & Snacks
16:30 - 17:00Posters / Demos Fast Forward
17:00 - 19:00Posters / Demos #1

Thursday - November 14

08:30 - 09:00Registration
09:00 - 10:00
Papers Session: Haptics
Conference Room 3
Chair: Michael Vallance
Investigating the Detection of Bimanual Haptic Retargeting in Virtual Reality (1110)
Eric J Gonzalez, Sean Follmer
ElectroCutscenes: Realistic Haptic Feedback in Cutscenes of Virtual Reality Games Using Electric Muscle Stimulation (1115)
Mohamed Khamis, Nora Schuster, Ceenu George, Max Pfeiffer
Papers Session: Simulation & Graphics
Conference Room 4
Chair: Seungyong Lee
A Hybrid Method for Powdered Materials Modeling (1213)
Yang Gao, Yinghao Xu, Shuai Li, Aimin Hao, Hong Qin
Measurement-based Hyper-elastic Material Identification and Real-time FEM Simulation for Haptic Rendering (1282)
Arsen Abdulali, Ibragim Atadjanov, Seungkyu Lee, Seokhee Jeon
10:00 - 11:00
Papers Session: Displays & Visual Perception
Conference Room 3
Chair: Benoît Ozell
CompRate: Power Efficient Heart Rate and Heart Rate Variability Monitoring on Smart Wearables (1039)
Vipula Dissanayake, Don Samitha Elvitigala, Haimo Zhang, Chamod Weerasinghe, Suranga Nanayakkara
Bilateral Motion Display: Strategy to Provide Multiple Visual Perception Using Afterimage Effects for Specific Motion (1073)
Haruka Ikeda, Tomohiko Hayakawa, Masatoshi Ishikawa
Papers Session: 3D Modelling and Authoring
Conference Room 4
Chair: Jean-Marc Gauthier
Signifier-Based Immersive and Interactive 3D Modeling (1149)
J. Andreas Bærentzen, Jeppe Revall Frisvad, Karan Singh
Virtual Reality Forge: Pattern-Oriented Authoring of Virtual Reality Nuggets (1189)
Robin Horst, Ralf Doerner
11:00 - 11:30Coffee & Snacks
11:30 - 13:00
Papers Session: Devices
Conference Room 3
Chair: Tomomi Takashina
POL360 : A Universal Mobile VR Motion Controller using Polarized Light (1201)
Hyouk JANG, Juheon CHOI, Gunhee Kim
HawKEY: Efficient and Versatile Text Entry for Virtual Reality (1210)
Duc-Minh Pham, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger
DexController : Designing a VR Controller with Grasp-Recognition for Enriching Natural Game Experience (1207)
HyeonBeom Yi, Jiwoo Hong, Hwan Kim, Woohun Lee
Papers Session: 3D Reconstruction
Conference Room 4
Chair: Krzysztof Pietroszek
A technique for Mixed Reality Remote Collaboration using 360 Panoramas in 3D Reconstructed Scenes (1027)
Theophilus Hua Lid Teo, Ashkan F. Hayati, Gun Lee, Mark Billinghurst, Matt Adcock
Single RGB-D Fitting: Total Human Modeling with an RGB-D Shot (1130)
Xianyong Fang, Jikui Yang, Jie Rao, Linbo Wang, Zhigang Deng
Floating-point Precision and Deformation Awareness for Scalable and Robust 3D Face Alignment (1187)
Jacob Morton, Seungyong Lee
13:00 - 14:00Lunch
14:00 - 14:30Posters Fast Forward
14:30 - 15:30Posters / Demos #2
15:30 - 17:00Travel to Wharf
17:00 - 17:30Cruise Start / Snacks
17:30 - 18:30Keynote - Aleissia Laidacker
18:30 - 19:00Drinks
19:00 - 21:00Conference Dinner

Friday - November 15

08:30 - 09:00Registration
09:00 - 10:00Keynote - Mark Billinghurst
10:00 - 11:30
Papers Session: Applications
Conference Room 3
Chair: Simon Hoermann
The Stroop Room: A Virtual Reality-Enhanced Stroop Test (1107)
Stefan Gradl, Markus Gerhard Wirth, Nico Mächtlinger, Romina Poguntke, Andrea Wonner, Nicolas Rohleder, Bjoern M Eskofier
Underwater Virtual Reality System for Neutral Buoyancy Training: Development and Evaluation (1270)
Christian Sinnott, James Liu, Courtney Matera, Savannah Halow, Ann Jones, Matthew Moroz, Jeffrey Mulligan, Michael Crognale, Eelke Folmer, Paul MacNeilage
Mid-Air Interaction in Virtual Reality for Eye-Hand Coordination in Sports Training (1097)
Anil Ufuk Batmaz, Xintian Sun, Dogu Taskiran, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger
11:30 - 12:00Coffee & Snacks
12:00 - 13:30
Papers Session: Monitoring
Conference Room 3
Chair: Penny Kyburz
Juggling in VR: Advantages of Immersive Virtual Reality in Juggling Learning (1111)
Jindrich Adolf, Peter Kán, Benjamin Outram, Hannes Kaufmann, Jaromír Doležal, Lenka Lhotská
Investigating a Physical Dial as a Measurement Tool for Cybersickness in Virtual Reality (1173)
Natalie McHugh, Sungchul Jung, Simon Hoermann, Robert W. Lindeman
In AI We Trust: Investigating the Relationship between Biosignals, Trust and Cognitive Load in VR (1289)
Knal Gupta, Ryo Hajika, Yun Suen Pai, Andreas Duenser, Martin Lochner, Mark Billinghurst
13:30 - 14:30Lunch
14:30 - 16:00
Papers Session: Selection
Conference Room 3
Chair: J. Andreas Bærentzen
Comparing Convex Region-of-Interest Selection Techniques for Surface Geometry (1163)
Bret Jackson, Kayla Beckham, Anael Kuperwajs Cohen, Brianna C Heggeseth
Is the Pen Mightier than the Controller? A Comparison of Input Devices for Selection in Virtual and Augmented Reality (1209)
Duc-Minh Pham, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger
The Usability of Augmented Reality for Children to Perform a 3D Selection Task (1279)
Brita Munsinger, John Quarles
16:00 - 17:30
Papers Session: Manipulation
Conference Room 3
Chair: Thierry Duval
Smart3DGuides: Making Unconstrained Immersive 3D Drawing More Accurate (1135)
Mayra Donaji Barrera Machuca, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger, Paul Asente
Extended Sliding in Virtual Reality (1117)
Junwei Sun, Wolfgang Stuerzlinger
SlingDrone: System for Navigation and Interaction with the Environment Using a Single Drone and VR (1262)
Evgeny Tsykunov, Roman Ibrahimov, Dzmitry Tsetserukou
17:30 - 18:00VRST Conclusion / Handover
18:00 - 18:30Coffee & Snacks

Poster Session #1: Wednesday

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p1000 Indian Virtual reality affective database with self-report measures and EDA Surya Soujanya Kodavalla; Minaxi Jai Bhagwan Goel; Priyanka Srivastava
p1001Monocular Viewing Protects Against Cybersickness Produced by Head Movements in the Oculus Rift Stephen Palmisano; Luke Szalla; Juno Kim
p1002 Real-time Monitoring Method for Cybersickness using Physiological Signals Takurou Magaki; Michael Vallance
p1003 Proposing a Hand-Tracking Device using a Tangential Force Mechanical Sensor Yuto Kurashige; Michael Vallance
p1004 SolarVR for inter-cognitive and intra-cognitive communication Michael Vallance; Takurou Magaki; Yuto Kurashige; Luke Johnson
p1008 Effects of Tactile Perception on Emotion and Immersion to Film Viewing in a Virtual Environment AELEE KIM; Hayoung Bae; Kyoung-Min Lee
p1013 BeHere: A VR-SAR Remote Collaboration based on Virtual Replicas Sharing Gesture and Avatar Peng Wang; Xiaoliang Bai; Shusheng Zhang; Sili Wei; Shuo Feng; Hongyu Ji; Jie Zhang; Guangyao Xu; Xu Zhang; JinZhao Zhou
p1014 Can We Predict Susceptibility to Cybersickness? Dante Risi; Stephen Palmisano
p1015 Action Units: Directing User Attention in 360-degree Video based VR Lingwei Tong; Sungchul Jung; Robert W. Lindeman
p1016 A virtual reality simulator for training gaze control of wheeled tele-robots Guangtao Zhang; John Paulin Hansen
p1017 Impact of Gamified Interaction with Virtual Nature on Sustained Attention and Self-Reported Restoration - A Pilot Study Oankar Patil, Heng Yao, Benjamin Lok
p1018 Predicting the Torso Direction from HMD Movements for Walk-in-Place Navigation through Deep Learning Juyoung Lee; Andreas Pastor; Jae-In Hwang; Gerard Jounghyun Kim
p1019 Preliminary Evaluation of the Usability of a Virtual Reality Game for Mudslide Education for Children Mengping Tsuei; Jen-I Chiu; Tsu-Wei Peng; Yuan-Chen Chang
p1020 Effects of Age and Motivation for Visiting on AR Museum Experiences Narae Park; Yohan HONG; Hyunjeong Pak; Jung Who Nam; Kyoungsu Kim; Kyungwon Gil; Junbom Pyo; Kyoobin Lee
p1022 Augmented Reality Approach For Position-based Service using Handheld Smartphone JiHoon Park; SangMin Park; Kwang Hee Ko
p1025 Exploring Immersive Technologies to Simulate Fear of Crime Francisco J. Castro-Toledo; Konstantinos Koumaditis; Panagiotis Mitkidis; Juan O. Perea-Garcia
p1026 Virtual Immersive Educational Systems - The case of 360 videos, indirect learning and co-design Konstantinos Koumaditis; Francesco Chinello
p1027 2D/3D Mixed Interface for Furniture Placement in Smartphone-based Mobile Augmented Reality Bin Han; Gerard Jounghyun Kim
p1031 Soap film flow and thickness for soap bubble rendering Sanghyeon Gil; Yunji Seok; Kiyeol Park; Jaeseok You; Seongah Chin
p1032 Design of Portable Thermal Sensor Device for VR Dongmin Moon; Seongah Chin
p1034 Learning-based Estimation of 6-DoF Camera Poses from Partial Observation of Large Objects for Mobile AR LOMALIZA Jean Pierre; Hanhoon Park
p1036 Design and Realization of Sustainable Rural Housing Using Immersive Virtual Reality Platform Vishwas G Kini; Shilpa Sunil
p1037 Mixed Reality Speaker Identification as an Accessibility Tool for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Users Abraham Glasser; Edward Mason Riley; Kaitlyn Weeks; Raja Kushalnagar
p1040 An Evaluation of Head-Mounted Virtual Reality for Special Education from the Teachers' Perspective Sirisilp Kongsilp; Takashi Komuro
p1041 Comfortable locomotion in VR: Teleportation is not a complete solution Jeremy Clifton; Stephen Palmisano
p1044 A Content-Aware Approach for Analysing Eye Movement Patterns in Virtual Reality Xi Cao; Richard Skarbez; Zhen He; Henry Been-Lirn Duh
p1052 Evaluation of Navigation Operations in Immersive Microscopic Visualization Tomomi Takashina; Mitsuru Ito; Yuji Kokumai
p1053 Interactive Virtual-Reality Fire Extinguisher with Haptic Feedback Sang-Woo Seo; SeungJoon Kwon; Waseem Hassan; Aishwari Talhan; Seokhee Jeon
p1057 Effects of Latency in Visual Feedback on Human Performance of Path-Steering Tasks Himari Tochioka; Haruka Ikeda; Tomohiko Hayakawa; Masatoshi Ishikawa
p1059 A Framework for Virtual Reality Training to Improve Public Speaking Kerry Pellet; Syed Fawad Mustafa Zaidi
p1064 Enhancement of Pointing Towards Non-Haptic Augmented Reality Interfaces by Increasing the Arm Position Sense Daniela Markov-Vetter; Oliver Staadt
p1065 AHMED: Toolset for Ad-hoc mixed-reality exhibit design Krzysztof Pietroszek; Carl Moore

Poster Session #2: Thursday

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p1069UniVResity: Face-to-Face Class Participation for Remote Students using Virtual Reality Krzysztof Pietroszek; Chao Cheng Lin
p1072IRIS: Inter-Reality Interactive Surface Krzysztof Pietroszek
p1074Interactive Visualization of Painting Data with Augmented Reality full strip notesKyungjin Yoo
p1077Toward Effective Virtual Reality Intervention Development Planning for People with Persistent Postural Perceptual Dizziness Syed Fawad M. Zaidi , Prof. Justin Beilby, Prof. Mick Grimley
p1079Scalebridge VR: Immersive Proportional Reasoning Game for Children with Brain-Computer Interface for Difficulty Scaling Krzysztof Pietroszek, Liudmila Tahai
p1087A Glyph-based Multimodal Presentation of Multivariate Data Shamima Yasmin
p1088A Haptic-enhanced New Approach to Laryngoscopy Shamima Yasmin
p1095Analysis of VR Sickness and Gait Parameters During Non-Isometric Virtual Walking with Large Translational Gain Carlos Alfredo Tirado Cortes; Hsiang-Ting Chen; Chin-Teng Lin
p1099TTT:Time Synchronization Method by Time Distortion for VR Training including Rapidly Moving Objects Natsuki Hamanishi; Jun Rekimoto
p1106A Mobile Augmented Reality Interface for Teaching Folk Dances Iris Kico; Fotis Liarokapis
p1108A Comparison of Human and Machine-Generated Voice Amal Abdulrahman; Deborah Richards; Ayse Aysin Bilgin
p1111Towards Dynamic Positioning of Text Content on a Windshield Display for Automated Driving Andreas Riegler; Andreas Riener; Clemens Holzmann
p1112Blind Navigation of Web Pages through Vibro-tactile Feedbacks Waseem Safi, Fabrice Maurel, Jean-Marc Routoure, Pierre Beust, Michèle Molina, Coralie Sann, Jessica Guilbert
p1113RecyGlide : A Forearm-worn Multi-modal Haptic Display aimed to Improve User VR Immersion Juan Heredia; Jonathan Tirado; Vladislav Panov; Miguel Altamirano Cabrera; Kamal Youcef-Toumi; Dzmitry Tsetserukou
p1121PanoFlex: Adaptive Panoramic Vision to Accommodate 360° Field-of-View for Humans Feng Liang; Stevanus Kevin; Kai Kunze; Yun Suen Pai
p1127LINACVR: VR Simulation for Radiation Therapy Education Haydn Bannister; Ben Selwyn-Smith; Craig Anslow; Brian Robinson; Rafael K dos Anjos PhD; Daniel Pires; Paul Kane; Aidan Leong
p1132Interactive Indirect Illumination Using Mipmap-based Ray Marching and Local Means Replaced Denoising Bo Zhang; Kyoungsu Oh
p1135Drone-Steering: A Novel VR Traveling Technique Jean-Luc Lugrin; Andreas Juchno; Philipp Schaper; Maximilian Landeck; Marc Erich Latoschik
p1137Optical-Reflection Type 3D Augmented Reality Mirrors Gun Lee; Hye Sun Park; Mark Billinghurst
p1139A Scalability Benchmark for a Virtual Audience Perception Model in Virtual Reality Yann Glemarec; Jean-Luc Lugrin; Anne-Gwenn Bosser; Mathieu Chollet; Cedric Buche; Maximilian Landeck; Marc Erich Latoschik
p1143Exploring Experiences of Virtual Reality among Young and Older Adults in a Subway Fire Scenario: a Pilot Study Minyeong Seo; Hansu Lee; Seungmi Choi; Suhyun Jo; Heejae Jung; Subin Park; Hyunggu Jung
p1144WiredSwarm: High Resolution Haptic Feedback Provided by a Swarm of Drones to the User's Fingers for VR interaction Evgeny Tsykunov; Dzmitry Tsetserukou
p1147Cinvoque: Development of a Passively Responsive Framework for Seamless Evolution of Experiences in Immersive Live-Action Movies Amarnath Murugan; Amal Dev; Jayesh S. Pillai
p1149A Web-based Augmented Reality Plat-form using Pictorial QR Code for Educational Purposes and Beyond Minh Nguyen; Minh Phu Lai; Huy Le; Wei Qi Yan
p1154Where to Place the Camera: How Viewers React to Different Camera Positions in Cinematic Virtual Reality Sylvia Rothe; Vanessa Sarakiotis; Heinrich Hussmann
p1156Understanding Enjoyment in VR Games with GameFlow Penny Sweetser; Zane Rogalewicz; Qingyang Li
p1163Experiencing Waiting Time in Virtual Reality Jean-Luc Lugrin; Fabian Unruh; Maximilian Landeck; Yoan Lamour; Marc Erich Latoschik; Kai Vogeley; Marc Wittmann
p1167The Impact of Stereo Rendering on the Perception of Normal Mapped Geometry in Virtual Reality Martin Misiak; Niko Wissmann; Arnulph Fuhrmann; Marc Erich Latoschik
p1170A Comparative Study of Planar Surface and Spherical Surface for 3D Pointing Using Direct Touch Naoki Yanagihara; Buntarou Shizuki; Shin Takahashi
p1173Visualizing Convolutional Neural Networks with Virtual Reality Nadine Meissler; Annika Wohlan; Nico Hochgeschwender
p1174Augmented Reality Visualisation Concepts to Support Intraoperative Distance Estimation Florian Heinrich; Gerd Schmidt; Florian Jungmann; Christian Hansen
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