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Immersive Simulation of Architectural Spatial Experiences

Ângulo, Antonieta ; Velasco, Guillermo Vásquez de ;


The paper describes our research efforts seeking to assess the potential use of immersive simulation through virtual reality (VR) environments as a tool for aiding the design of architectural spatial experiences. By making use of a fully implemented HMD-based VR Environment in our school at Ball State University we conducted a controlled experiment with novice design students. After the evaluation of results of the experiment we have found evidence of the positive impact of the use of the system in design education. We will further investigate on the best practices to incorporate its pervasive use based on high-impact simplified methods.


Palavras-chave: Spatial experience, Immersive simulation, Head mounted display, Virtual reality, Design education,


DOI: 10.5151/despro-sigradi2013-0095

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Ângulo, Antonieta; Velasco, Guillermo Vásquez de; "Immersive Simulation of Architectural Spatial Experiences", p. 495-499 . In: Proceedings of the XVII Conference of the Iberoamerican Society of Digital Graphics: Knowledge-based Design [=Blucher Design Proceedings, v.1, n.7]. São Paulo: Blucher, 2014.
ISSN 2318-6968, DOI 10.5151/despro-sigradi2013-0095

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