APPENDIX A: PRELIMINARY LITERATURE SURVEY RESULTS



Virtual reality resources:

Bevan. M. (ed) VR News (Mag), (published 10 times a year), Cydata Ltd : London.

What Is Virtual Reality? An Introduction to VR by Jerry Isdale.
"http://isdale.com/jerry/VR/WhatIsVR/frames/WhatIsVR4.1.html"

CRSV (Center for Advanced Studies, Research and Development in Sardinia) VVR - Visualization and Virtual Reality Group
"http://www.crs4.it/~gobbetti/group_homepage/index_noframe.html"

Rhodes University Virtual Reality Special Interest Group
"http://www.cs.ru.ac.za/vrsig/"

The Advanced Interfaces Group - Manchester University
"http://aig.cs.man.ac.uk/"

Including the following papers:

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University of Illinois - The Electronic Visualization Laboratory
"http://www.evl.uic.edu/EVL/index.html"

University of Illinois - VR SIG
"http://www.acm.uiuc.edu/sigvr/home.html"

NCSA Visualization and Virtual Environments
"http://www.ncsa.uiuc.edu/Vis/"

Georgia Tech's Graphics, Visualization & Usability Center Research
"http://www.cc.gatech.edu/gvu/research/"

On The Net Resources in Virtual Reality
"http://www.hitl.washington.edu/projects/knowledge_base/onthenet.html"

Sci.virtual-worlds Newsgroup
"http://www.hitl.washington.edu/projects/knowledge_base/virtual-worlds/"



Human Computer Interaction resources:

Jenny Preece (ed) A Guide to Usability, Human factors in Computing. Addison-Wesley Great Britain, 1993 (p21 Ch 2 The Human Element: Applying Psychology. )

Jenny Preece 1994 (ed) Human Computer Interaction. Addison Wesley : GB (p332 Designing for Virtual Reality and Virtual Environments, p207 Interview with Ben Shneiderman - University of Maryland CS prof, p343 Interview with Roy Kalawsky - head British Aerospace VE Lab and Prof of VE and Advanced Display Tech at University of Hull)

Samuels. M and N. 1975 Seeing with the mind's eye: The history, techniques and uses of Visualization. Random House Inc : New York.

Thagard. P. 1996 Mind, Introduction to Cognitive Science. MIT : USA (p93 Ch 6 Images)

Intelligent User Interfaces - Related Information Sources
"http://www.dfki.uni-sb.de/fluids/Intelligent_User_Interfaces_Related_Information_Sources.html"

Association for Computiong Machinery: HCI-Sites
"http://www.acm.org/sigchi/hci-sites/"

University of Michigan - HCI Resources
"http://www.lib.umich.edu/libhome/ILSL.lib/hci.html"

Associate Professor Pausch at the University of Virginia
"http://www.cs.virginia.edu/brochure/profs/pausch.html"


Matthew Mundell
Email with suggestions or comments welcome.

Last updated 22 March 1999