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Eye Movements in VR training at the AHFE’21 virtual conference

Analyzing eye movements allows revealing insights into cognitive activities taking place in someone’s mind. In training contexts, this information can be used to draw conclusions about the learner’s cognitive load or expertise regarding the current learning task. In our talk “Eye Movements in VR Training: Expertise Measurement and it’s Meaning for Adaptive Chess Training” we […]

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COGAIN 2021 Symposium at ETRA’21

On May 27th the COGAIN Symposium took place virtually as a workshop co-located at ETRA’21.6 short papers and 1 position paper were presented in form of video presentations, organized by the program chairs Ken Pfeuffer and Augusto Esteves. The topics presented at the COGAIN ranged from gaze-based interaction, including eye typing, to measuring brain activity […]

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Virtual Reality in Surgery

On Saturday March 20th, 2021, the Johannes Wesling Klinikum Minden is inviting to a conference day on “Virtual Reality in Surgery – Theory and Practice”. Professor Dr. Thies Pfeiffer was invited to present the current reseach projects on the implementation of educational trainings for nurses and medical doctors using virtual and augmented reality. The conference […]

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Training with Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality – A talk at the virtual Pflegekongress 2020 in Vienna

In November 2020 researchers and practitioners in nursing met for the Pflegekongress20 in Viena. Really, well, due to the COVID-19 pandemic the meeting was held only virtually. One of the benefits of this is that most talks have been recorded on video and are now available online, e.g. on the youtube channel of the pflegenetz. […]

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