The Human Interface Technology Lab New Zealand (HIT Lab NZ) at the University of Canterbury in Christchurch, NZ has an immediate opening for a postdoctoral researcher. This three-year position will focus on the design, implementation, evaluation, and depl..
Title: Augmented Virtuality Enhanced Visualization in an Immersive Cinematic Environment Abstract: The rapid development of affordable head-mounted displays (HMDs) has led to inclusion of Virtual Reality (VR) in a home entertainment system which in..
We had an excellent talk by Andy Phelps from the Rochester Institute of Technology. He spoke on “Applied Constructionism in Games Curriculum“.
We’re excited to announce a major investment in immersive gaming research that will benefit the HIT Lab and the School of Product Design. Read more about it here.
We are very excited to announce that HIT Lab NZ Postdoc Dr Sungchul Jung has just been awarded a two-year, $200,000 SfTI Seed Programme grant, as part of the NZ National Science Challenge. Details are below. Well done Sungchul! We look forward to seeing h..
We are proud of our graduate Shaoyan “Sophia” Huang who completed her Master of Human Interface Technology, submitting a thesis titled “Improving Virtual Reality Safety Precautions with Depth Sensing”. Congratulations! We would like to extend our ..