All meetings are in Mina Johnson-Glenberg’s ZOOM room
Dial (for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):
US: +1 602 753 0140 or +1 720 928 9299 Meeting ID: 536 890 6223
International numbers available: https://asu.zoom.us/u/keZPeah6U
Future of Education in Virtual and Augmented Reality (FEVAR) Talk Series Spring 2023
Meet in SCOB 316 or in Dr. Johnson-Glenberg’s Zoom Room
Wednesdays - usually at 3PM MST
January 18, 2023 3:00PM
Dr. Iulian Radu
XR Emerging Technologies in Education
Principal Research Scientist - Graduate School of Education, Harvard University
Presenting experiments and results of research using AR for STEM education.
Youtube (presentations and demos)
Website (all my projects) http://iulianr.com/
January 25, 2023 3:00PM – What’s up ASU?
Dr. Robert LiKamWa
Director of Meteor Studio, ASU
School of Arts, Media and Engineering (AME) and School of Electrical, Computer and Energy Engineering (ECEE)
Presenting student-driven research and design projects in AR and VR, including production of new sensory affordances in smell and haptics, and explorations of new use cases in data-driven storytelling and sensemaking. https://meteor.ame.asu.edu/
February 1, 2023 – What’s up ASU?
Dr. Aurel Coza
Dr. Mina C. Johnson-Glenberg
Aurel - Director Center for Engagement Science at Ira Fulton School of Engineering.
Presenting on VR, biometrics and wearables.
ASU Center for Engagement Science
Mina – Director of the Embodied Games Lab in the Psychology Department.
Presenting on optimal design principles for educational VR and how biometrics can be used to further assess engagement and cognitive load.
February 8, 2023
Dr. Lila Bozgeyikli
University of Arizona's School of Information, and co-director of the Extended Reality and Games (XRG) Lab.
Presenting on lab research including:
- Novel interaction methods to improve user experience in virtual and mixed reality
- Increasing the sense of presence through real/virtual objects, and improving social presence in multiplayer VR through rendering HMD-wearing user's eyes on a headset
- Leveraging VR for rehabilitation of veterans with traumatic brain injury https://ischool.arizona.edu/xrg-lab
February 15, 2023
Dr. Candace Walkington
Southern Methodist University
Presenting on how AR allows learners to interact with dynamic holograms layered over real-world scenes, providing important opportunities for embodiment and collaboration. She will also present her research on designing and testing a multi-user AR environment for secondary school geometry where students collaboratively interact with 2D and 3D shapes.
March 1, 2023 What’s up ASU?
Dr. Steven K. Ayer
Del E. Webb School of Construction
School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment, ASU
Steve will present on recent construction content with XR in his lab. Karan will present on the design of, and some results from, a VR simulation he created to train in construction safety.
They invite FEVAR attendees to come to their center before or after the talk and experience their VR/haptic scenario; contact Karan.Patil@asu.edu for more info.
Wednesday April 5, 2023 Time change 1:30 PM
Dr. Peter Gerjets
Key Lab Members
Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien - Multimodal Interaction Lab
Univerity of Tübingen, Germany
More coming in 2023!