Learning Gait Parameters for Locomotion in Virtual Reality Systems

@inproceedings{Zhao2016LearningGP,
  title={Learning Gait Parameters for Locomotion in Virtual Reality Systems},
  author={Jingbo Zhao and Robert S. Allison},
  booktitle={UHA3DS@ICPR},
  year={2016}
}
Mechanical repositioning is a locomotion technique that uses a mechanical device (i.e. locomotion interface), such as treadmills and pedaling devices, to cancel the displacement of a user for walking on the spot. [] Key Result Our results show that participants differ in their ability to carry out the task. We provide an explanation for the variable performance of the participants based on the locomotion technique.

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