Immersion in desktop virtual reality

@inproceedings{Robertson1997ImmersionID,
  title={Immersion in desktop virtual reality},
  author={George G. Robertson and Mary Czerwinski and Maarten van Dantzich},
  booktitle={UIST '97},
  year={1997}
}
This paper explores techniques for evaluating and improving immersion in Desktop Virtual Reality (VR). Three experiments are reported which extend findings on immersion in VR reported by Pausch et al. [9]. In the current experiments, a visual search paradigm was used to examine navigation in Desktop VR both with and without navigational aids. Pausch et al. found that non-head tracked users took significantly longer than predicted when the search target was absent, which was interpreted as… 

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