Activities

In this directory you will find updates about the development of Figments.nrw, upcoming evaluations and user studies as well as information about talks and presentations with participation of the project team.
Devblog

Dev #05: Personal Space & Boundaries

Learning is embedded in social contexts. Learning with Figments.nrw in virtual reality is not excluded from the need to create safe spaces for these interactions. Therefore, we are designing a system for Personal Spaces that on the one hand protects our learners and on the other hand helps us to develop reactive interaction methods based on it.

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Virtuelle Umgebung mit einem Whiteboard in der Bildmitte
Devblog

Dev #04: VR Whiteboards

After a longer break, we are back with our devblog. A lot has happened in the past weeks and months: We tested a first prototype together with students, developed a virtual showroom for Figments.nrw and implemented new features, including one of our first reusable Figments: An interactive whiteboard.

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Screenshot der Entwicklungsumgebung von Figments.nrw, Stand 30.07.2021
Devblog

Dev #01: Scenes, Avatars & Spatial Audio

This week marks the start of our devblog, in which we will try to keep you up to date with all the exciting (and the necessary mundane) stuff we are working on. As this is the first time we share our current activities with you, we would also like to talk about the work we did up until now.

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Event

CampusSource Conference 2021

As one of the first public appearances of AR/VR.nrw for the broader public, the CampusSource Conference 2021 was the perfect opportunity to showcase the core vision, goals and current activities in the project.

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