Virtual reality used in a collaborative architectural design process

@article{Frst2000VirtualRU,
  title={Virtual reality used in a collaborative architectural design process},
  author={Peter Fr{\"o}st and Peter Warren},
  journal={2000 IEEE Conference on Information Visualization. An International Conference on Computer Visualization and Graphics},
  year={2000},
  pages={568-573}
}
  • Peter Fröst, P. Warren
  • Published 19 July 2000
  • Engineering
  • 2000 IEEE Conference on Information Visualization. An International Conference on Computer Visualization and Graphics
This paper presents a project and considers the possibilities of using virtual reality in architectural design processes. The main goal of the project is to develop a process for collaborative design of laboratory layouts using VR (Cave-technology) as a tool integrated into the concepts of process architecture. The project has been carried out in co-operation with the Chemical Department at Lund Institute of Technology/Lund University. It is a "real" project integrated in the University's… 

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