October 2017

Michael Goh, Daphne Liu, Li Ze Choo | Hotdog Studio

A VR experience to help patients overcome their phobia with exposure therapy.
To learn more about this project, click http://dispellyourfear.com/.

Wendy Traas, Alex Kuskowski | UBC Library

UBC AR Explore
UBC AR Explore is an open source augmented reality app for use at the UBC Education Library and Chapman Learning Commons at the Irving K. Barber Learning Centre. The AR scanner uses the camera of an iOS device to provide overlaid AR menu links to digital resources to support library literacy.
To learn more about this project, click here.

Markus von der Heyde | Lead R&D, Archiact

TeleSpider Robot
After the most recent demonstration of Archiact’s hexapod robot at the CVR in May, the research group extended the TeleSpider towards an interactive versions. The ultimate goal is to move both a virtual Spider in synchrony with the physical robot. He presented some of their roadblocks and solutions.