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Virtual world

Known as: Virtual city, On-world, 3D web 
A virtual world or massively multiplayer online world (MMOW) is a computer-based simulated environment populated by many users who can create a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Second Life (SL) is currently the most mature and popular multi-user virtual world platform being used in education. Through an… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
This is a brief essay, we call "think-pieces", designed to stimulate a discussion on a particular topic. The topic for this… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Online three-dimensional (3D) virtual worlds are emerging technologies that offer unique learning opportunities for traditional… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The role of computers in the modern office has divided ouractivities between virtual interactions in the realm of thecomputer and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
This paper addresses fundamental stability and performance issues associated with haptic interaction. It generalizes and extends… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
A new visual medium, Virtualized Reality, immerses viewers in a virtual reconstruction of real-world events. The Virtualized… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The Omni-Directional Treadmill (ODT) is a revolutionary device for locomotion in large-scale virtual environments. The device… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
People have severe problems wayfinding in large virtual worlds. However, current implementations of virtual worlds provide little… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
This paper explores a user interface technique which augments an immersive head tracked display with a hand-held miniature copy… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
This paper describes a novel system for creating virtual creatures that move and behave in simulated three-dimensional physical… Expand
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