The Immersive Experience Pilot Program offers 60-minute reservable timeslots for faculty interested in experiencing virtual reality using the Oculus Rift. This lab features a full-room configuration including the Rift headset, 3 sensors for 360 degree tracking, and interactive Touch controllers that allow you to move through virtual environments and take control of your virtual experience.
In addition the VR Lab serves as a research and testing grounds for faculty interested in exploring the educational potential of existing VR experiences, or in developing and assessing their own interactive VR content.
Immersive experiences available for use:
The Lab – A compilation of room-scale VR experiments set in a pocket universe within Aperture Science. Fix a robot, defend a castle, adopt a mechanical dog, and more. Popular self-guided introduction to interactive experience in VR.
Job Simulator – In a world where robots have replaced all human jobs, step into the “Job Simulator” to learn what it was like ‘to job’.
Tilt Brush by Google – 3D illustration. Tilt Brush lets you paint in 3D space with virtual reality.
Blocks by Google – 3D modeling. Blocks lets you easily create 3D objects in virtual reality, no matter your modelling experience.
Google Earth VR – Google Earth VR lets you explore the world from totally new perspectives in virtual reality. Custom location “tours” can be created.
The Body VR: Journey Inside a Cell – The Body VR: Journey Inside a Cell is an educational virtual reality experience that takes the user inside the human body.
3D Organon VR Anatomy
AFFECTED: The Manor PC
Dead and Buried
Disney Movies VR
Face Your Fears
Google Earth VR
Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
Oculus 360 Photos
The Body VR
The People’s House
The Rose and I
Through the Ages: President Obama
Freedom Locomotion VR
Please Don’t Touch Anything 3D
Skeet VR Target Shooting
The Wave VR
The VR Museum of Fine Art