Skip to main content

C-Space

Expanding area in Ablah Library to explore, create, and learn about digital production and innovation.

Virtual Reality Zone

The AR/VR provides the virtual reality experience to patrons. VR involves using 3D graphics and advanced interactions to immerse a real-world user in a simulated environment. The VR/AR zone has Oculus Rift, HTC Vive VR’s with many fun and educational games installed.

OCULUS RIFT

Oculus Rift is a set of virtual-reality goggles that will work with your gaming desktop or laptop. Picture a set of ski goggles but instead of miles of fresh powder, you're transported into space or underwater. The Rift accomplishes this using a pair of screens that displays two images side by side, one for each eye. A set of lenses is placed on top of the panels, focusing and reshaping the picture for each eye, and creating a stereoscopic 3D image. The goggles have embedded sensors that monitor the wearer's head motions and adjust the image accordingly. For more information please click here

HTC VIVE 

 

HTC Vive is one of the latest and advanced VR headsets that uses "room scale" tracking technology, allowing the user to move in 3D space and use motion-tracked handheld controllers to interact with the environment.It has an adjustable headset and eye lens distance adjustments to make the VR more comfortable and clear for the user. It also has a pair of wireless controllers designed to make the VR interaction mor real and intuitive.

 

Wichita State University Libraries, 1845 Fairmount, Wichita, KS 67260-0068 | Phone: (316) 978-3481 | Comments/Suggestions | Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube Channel Federal Depository Library Program HathiTrust Digital Library Patent and Trademark Resources Centers