Virtual reality

 

Presence studies

International Society for Presence Research

International Presence Workshop

Presence Research.org

 

Presence-Connect.com

Presence (MIT Press Journals)

 

http://www.presence-research.org/papers.html

http://www.vepsy.com/communication/volume5.html

 

OMNIPRES

Compendium of Presence Measures (updated 2004)

Appendix A. Questionnaire items

Appendix B. Measurement tools and resources

 

EU FP5 IST Presence Research Proactive initiative

STREPS (1998-2002)

Vepsy Project

VREPAR

ADAPT

BENOGO: Being There - Without Going

EMMA Engaging Media for Mental Health Applications

I-Learning - Imagery Enhanced Learning

MEC ľ Presence: Measurement, Effects, Conditions

OMNIPRES - Omnibus Presence Technology Assessment and Measurement Groups

PeLoTe - Building Presence through Localization for Hybrid Telematic Systems

POEMS - Perceptually Oriented Ego-Motion Simulation

PRESENCIA - Presence: Research Encompassing Sensory Enhancement, Neuroscience and Cognition, with Interactive Applications  

TDIS - Three-Dimensional Imaging System based on integral photography for precise simulation of 3d perception and enhancement of the telepresence effect

 Touch-Hapsys - Towards a Touching Presence: High-Definition Haptic

 

EU FP6 IST Presence Research Proactive Initiative Presence and Interaction in Mixed-Reality Environments (Presence II)

 FET Projects (2002-2006)

 IMMERSENCE

 IPCity

PASION: Phychologically Augmented Social Interaction Over Networks

PRESENCCIA

 

People

Matthew Lombard (President ISPR), Department of Broadcasting, Telecommunications and Mass Media, Temple University, USA

http://astro.temple.edu/~lombard/research.html on-line papers: http://astro.temple.edu/~lombard/research.html, http://astro.temple.edu/~lombard/cv.html

Frank Biocca, ISPR , Media Interface and Network Design Lab (M.I.N.D. Lab), Michigan State University
USA

http://tc.msu.edu/people/dept/biocca.html, http://www.mindlab.org/cgi-bin/default.pl

Zena Biocca, ISPR, Media Interface and Network Design Lab (M.I.N.D. Lab), Telecommunications Department, Michigan State University, USA

Cheryl Campanella Bracken, ISPR, Department of Communication, Cleveland State University, USA

Jonathan Freeman, ISPR, Department of Psychology, Goldsmiths College, University of London, England

Feliz Ribeiro Gouveia, ISPR, Media Interface and Network Design Lab (M.I.N.D. Lab), University Fernando Pessoa, Portugal

Wijnand IJsselsteijn, ISPR, Media Interface and Network Design Lab (M.I.N.D. Lab), Human-Technology Interaction Group, Department of Technology Management, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands

Rita Lauria, ISPR, Department of Journalism & Mass Communication, North Carolina A & T State University, USA

Timo Saari, ISPR, Media Interface and Network Design Lab (M.I.N.D. Lab), Center for Knowledge and Innovation Research, Helsinki School of Economics, Finland

Mel Slater, ISPR, Department of Computer Science, University College London, England 

Giuseppe Riva

Giuseppe Mantovani

 

Laboratories 

Advanced Interface Research Centre, University of Portsmouth, UK

 

Augmented reality

MIRALAB

 

Virtual drama

Oz project
Zoesis

 

Second Life

 

Second Life: Your World. Your Imagination.
Second Life | What is Second Life?

Reuters/Second Life

Second Life - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

 
Second Life
 
Official Linden Blog
 
Linden Lab | Makers of Second Life
 
Second Life Insider
 
YouTube - second life
 

 

BBC

http://search.bbc.co.uk/cgi-bin/search/results.pl?scope=all&edition=i&q=second+life&go.x=0&go.y=0&go=go

 

CNN

http://search.cnn.com/search.jsp?query=second%20life&type=news&sortBy=date&intl=false

http://www.cnn.com/2006/TECH/11/13/second.life.university/index.html

http://www.cnn.com/2006/AUTOS/11/17/2nd_life_cars/index.html

http://money.cnn.com/magazines/business2/business2_archive/2005/12/01/8364581/index.htm

http://money.cnn.com/2006/11/09/technology/fastforward_secondlife.fortune/index.htm

 

The Economist

http://www.economist.com/business/displaystory.cfm?story_id=7963538

http://www.economist.com/world/displaystory.cfm?story_id=9472498

http://www.economist.com/surveys/displaystory.cfm?story_id=6794220

 

CNETNews.com

http://news.com.com/2100-1043_3-6199285.html

http://news.com.com/Democrat+politico+ventures+into+Second+Life/2100-1028_3-6147432.html

 

Repubblica

 http://localsearch.kataweb.it/searchbin/repSearch.pl?orderby=1&filter=1&cut=1000&q=&string=&pub=times&lr=&=&query1=second+life

 

Corriere della sera 

http://sitesearch.corriere.it/searchresults.jsp

 http://www.corriere.it/Primo_Piano/Cronache/2007/06_Giugno/06/second_life_pedofilia.shtml

 

http://www.opiniaoenoticia.com.br/interna.php?id=10407&gclid=CJL7oseu2Y0CFSU5XgodciJGeA