Publications

Dissertation:

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Régis Augusto Poli Kopper

Understanding and Improving Distal Pointing Interaction PhD Thesis

Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011.

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Book Chapters:

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Ryan P. McMahan; Regis Kopper; Doug A. Bowman

Handbook of virtual environments: design, implementation and applications Book Chapter

In: Hale, Kelly S; Stanney, Kay M (Ed.): Chapter 12: Principles for Designing Effective 3, pp. 285–312, CRC Press, Second, 2014.

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Regis Kopper; Marcio S. Pinho; Mauro Charão

Virtual Environments: Design and Implementation Book Chapter

In: Cardoso, Alexandre; Teixeira, Cesar Augusto Camilo; Júnior, Edgard Lamounier (Ed.): Chapter Development of Virtual Reality Applicati, pp. 79-113, SBC - Brazilian Computing Society, In Portuguese, 2003.

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Refereed Journal Articles:

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Ragan, E.; Bowman, D.; Kopper, R.; Stinson, C.; Scerbo, S.; McMahan, R.

Effects of field of view and visual complexity on virtual reality training effectiveness for a visual scanning task Journal Article

In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, PP (99), pp. 1-1, 2015, ISSN: 1077-2626.

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Kwanguk Kim; Zachary Rosenthal; David Zielinski; Rachael Brady

Effects of virtual environment platforms on emotional responses Journal Article

In: Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 2014.

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Johnson, Teresa R.; Lyons, Rebecca; Kopper, Regis; Johnsen, Kyle J.; Lok, Benjamin C.; Cendan, Juan C.

Virtual patient simulations and optimal social learning context: A replication of an aptitude–treatment interaction effect Journal Article

In: Medical Teacher, 36 (6), pp. 486-494, 2014, (PMID: 24738550).

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Joon Hao Chuah; Andrew Robb; Casey White; Adam Wendling; Samsun Lampotang; Regis Kopper; Benjamin Lok

Exploring Agent Physicality and Social Presence for Medical Team Training Journal Article

In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 22 (2), pp. 141–170, 2013, ISBN: 1054-7460.

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Felipe Bacim; Regis Kopper; Doug Bowman

Design and evaluation of 3D selection techniques based on progressive refinement Journal Article

In: International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 71 (7-8), pp. 785-802, 2013, ISSN: 1071-5819.

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Andrew Robb; Regis Kopper; Ravi Ambani; Farda Qayyum; David Lind; Li-Ming Su; Benjamin Lok

Leveraging Virtual Humans to Effectively Prepare Learners for Stressful Interpersonal Experiences Journal Article

In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 19 (4), pp. 662–670, 2013.

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Eric D. Ragan; Regis Kopper; Philip Schuchardt; Doug A. Bowman

Studying the Effects of Stereo, Head Tracking, and Field of Regard on a Small-Scale Spatial Judgment Task Journal Article

In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 19 (5), pp. 886-896, 2013, ISSN: 1077-2626.

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Teresa R. Johnson; Rebecca Lyons; Joon Hao Chuah; Regis Kopper; Benjamin C. Lok; Juan C. Cendan

Optimal learning in a virtual patient simulation of cranial nerve palsies: The interaction between social learning context and student aptitude Journal Article

In: Medical Teacher, 2012, (Pre-print available for download. doi:10.3109/0142159X.2012.714884).

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Nicole Huff; Jose Alba Hernandez; Matthew Fecteau; David Zielinski; Rachael Brady; Kevin S LaBar

Revealing context-specific conditioned fear memories with full immersion virtual reality Journal Article

In: Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 5 (75), 2011, ISSN: 1662-5153.

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Pablo Figueroa; Yoshifumi Kitamura; Sebastien Kuntz; Lode Vanacken; Steven Maesen; Tom De Weyer; Sofie Notelaers; Johanna Renny Octavia; Anastasiia Beznosyk; Karin Coninx; Felipe Bacim; Regis Kopper; Anamary Leal; Tao Ni; Doug A. Bowman

3DUI 2010 Contest Grand Prize Winners Journal Article

In: IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 30 , pp. 86-96, 2010, ISSN: 0272-1716.

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Regis Kopper; Doug A. Bowman; Mara G. Silva; Ryan P. McMahan

A human motor behavior model for distal pointing tasks Journal Article

In: International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 68 (10), pp. 603 - 615, 2010, ISSN: 1071-5819.

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E. Ragan; A. Sowndararajan; R. Kopper; D. A. Bowman

The Effects of Higher Levels of Immersion on Procedure Memorization Performance and Implications for Educational Virtual Environments Journal Article

In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 2010.

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JeremyN Block; DavidJ Zielinski; VincentB Chen; IanW Davis; EClaire Vinson; Rachael Brady; JaneS Richardson; DavidC Richardson

KinImmerse: Macromolecular VR for NMR ensembles Journal Article

In: Source Code for Biology and Medicine, 4 , pp. 1-14, 2009.

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Doug A Bowman; Donald B Johnson; Larry F Hodges

Testbed evaluation of virtual environment interaction techniques Journal Article

In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 10 (1), pp. 75–95, 2001.

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Refereed Conference Proceedings:

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David J. Zielinski; Hrishikesh M. Rao; Nicholas D. Potter; Marc A. Sommer; Lawrence G. Appelbaum; Regis Kopper

Evaluating the Effects of Image Persistence on Dynamic Target Acquisition in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments Inproceedings

In: IEEE Computer Society, 2016.

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David J. Zielinski; Hrishikesh M. Rao; Marc A. Sommer; Regis Kopper

Exploring the Effects of Image Persistence in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE Computer Society, 2015.

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Rivera-Gutierrez, Diego J.; Kopper, Regis; Kleinsmith, Andrea; Cendan, Juan; Finney, Glen; Lok, Benjamin

Exploring Gender Biases with Virtual Patients for High Stakes Interpersonal Skills Training Incollection

In: Bickmore, Timothy ; Marsella, Stacy ; Sidner, Candace (Ed.): Intelligent Virtual Agents, 8637 , pp. 385-396, Springer International Publishing, 2014, ISBN: 978-3-319-09766-4.

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David J. Zielinski; Regis Kopper; Ryan P. McMahan; Wenjie Lu; Silvia Ferrari.

Intercept Tags: Enhancing Intercept-based Systems Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the VRST 2013 Conference, pp. 263–266 , VRST 2013, ISBN: 978-1-4503-2379-6.

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J.H. Chuah; A. Robb; C. White; A. Wendling; S. Lampotang; R. Kopper; B. Lok

Increasing agent physicality to raise social presence and elicit realistic behavior Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the IEEE conference on Virtual Reality, pp. 19–22, IEEE 2012.

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Vaishnavi Krishnan; Adriana Foster; Regis Kopper; Benjamin Lok

Virtual human personality masks: a human computation approach to modeling verbal personalities in virtual humans Inproceedings

In: Intelligent Virtual Agents, pp. 146–152, Springer 2012.

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Ryan P McMahan; Doug A Bowman; David J Zielinski; Rachael B Brady

Evaluating Display Fidelity and Interaction Fidelity in a Virtual Reality Game Journal Article

In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 18 (4), pp. 626–633, 2012.

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Kim Kwanguk; M.Z. Rosenthal; D. Zielinski; R. Brady

Comparison of desktop, head mounted display, and six wall fully immersive systems using a stressful task Inproceedings

In: Virtual Reality Short Papers and Posters (VRW), 2012 IEEE, pp. 143 -144, 2012, ISSN: 1087-8270.

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R. Kopper; F. Bacim; D.A. Bowman

Rapid and accurate 3D selection by progressive refinement Inproceedings

In: 3D User Interfaces (3DUI), 2011 IEEE Symposium on, pp. 67 -74, 2011.

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D.J. Zielinski; R.P. McMahan; R.B. Brady

Shadow walking: An unencumbered locomotion technique for systems with under-floor projection Inproceedings

In: Virtual Reality Conference (VR), 2011 IEEE, pp. 167 -170, 2011, ISSN: 1087-8270.

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D. Bowman; A. Sowndararajan; E. Ragan; R. Kopper

Higher Levels of Immersion Improve Procedure Memorization Performance Conference

Joint Virtual Reality Conference, Lyon, France, 2009.

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Gil Bohrer; Marcos Longo; DavidJ. Zielinski; Rachael Brady

VR Visualisation as an Interdisciplinary Collaborative Data Exploration Tool for Large Eddy Simulations of Biosphere-Atmosphere Interactions Incollection

In: Bebis, George ; Boyle, Richard ; Parvin, Bahram ; Koracin, Darko ; Remagnino, Paolo ; Porikli, Fatih ; Peters, Jörg ; Klosowski, James ; Arns, Laura ; Chun, YuKa ; Rhyne, Theresa-Marie ; Monroe, Laura (Ed.): Advances in Visual Computing, 5358 , pp. 856-866, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-89638-8.

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Harry Halpin; DavidJ. Zielinski; Rachael Brady; Glenda Kelly

Exploring Semantic Social Networks Using Virtual Reality Incollection

In: Sheth, Amit ; Staab, Steffen ; Dean, Mike ; Paolucci, Massimo ; Maynard, Diana ; Finin, Timothy ; Thirunarayan, Krishnaprasad (Ed.): The Semantic Web - ISWC 2008, 5318 , pp. 599-614, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2008, ISBN: 978-3-540-88563-4.

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H. Halpin; D.J. Zielinski; R. Brady; G. Kelly

Redgraph: Navigating Semantic Web Networks using Virtual Reality Inproceedings

In: Virtual Reality Conference, 2008. VR '08. IEEE, pp. 257 -258, 2008.

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Regis Kopper; Tao Ni; Doug A. Bowman; Marcio Pinho

Design and Evaluation of Navigation Techniques for Multiscale Virtual Environments Inproceedings

In: VR '06: Proceedings of the IEEE Virtual Reality Conference (VR 2006), pp. 24, IEEE Computer Society, Washington, DC, USA, 2006, ISBN: 1-4244-0224-7.

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Rafael Rieder; Felipe Bacim de Araújo; Regis Augusto Poli Kopper Silva; Mauro César Charão dos Santos; André Benvenuti Trombetta; Márcio Serolli Pinho

An Evaluation of the Use of Tactile Stimuli in a Virtual Environment Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Virtual Reality, pp. In Portuguese, 2006.

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R. Kopper; M. C. C. Santos; D. Prochnow; M. S. Pinho; J. C. Lima

Project and Development of Touch Generation Devices Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Virtual Reality, pp. 65-75. In Portuguese, 2004.

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R. Kopper; R. S. Keller; M. J. M. Fabre; L. M. R Tarouco

Visual Collaboration Environments in Education Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the XX Brazilian Computer Society Conference/Workshop on Informatics in Education, pp. In Portuguese, 2000.

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Posters, Workshops and Invited Non-refereed Publications:

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L. Gregory Appelbaum; Jillian Clements; Yvonne Lu; Hrishikesh M. Rao; Rajan Khanna; David J. Zielinski; Kelly Vittatoe; Nicholas D. Potter; Regis Kopper; Marc A. Sommer

Sensorimotor orienting in immersive virtual reality: EEG correlates of skill learning Inproceedings

In: Program No. 265.12. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner., 2016.

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David J. Zielinski; Hrishikesh M. Rao; Nicholas D. Potter; Lawrence G. Appelbaum; Regis Kopper

Evaluating the Effects of Image Persistence on Dynamic Target Acquisition in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments Inproceedings

In: 2016 IEEE Virtual Reality Posters, 2016.

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Hrishikesh M. Rao; Rajan Khanna; David J. Zielinski; Yvonne Lu; Nicholas D. Potter; Regis Kopper; Marc A. Sommer; L. Gregory Appelbaum

Sensorimotor orienting in immersive virtual reality: Psychophysics of skill learning. Inproceedings

In: Program No. 265.11. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner., 2016.

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Ayana Burkins; Regis Kopper

Wayfinding by Auditory Cues in Virtual Environments Inproceedings

In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference Posters, 2015.

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Olk, Bettina; Zielinski, David; Kopper, Regis

Effects of perceptual load in visual search in immersive virtual reality. Journal Article

In: Journal of vision, 15 (12), pp. 1064, 2015.

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David J. Zielinski; Ryan McMahan; Solaiman Shokur; Edgard Morya; Regis Kopper

Enabling Closed-Source Applications for Virtual Reality via OpenGL Intercept Techniques Journal Article

In: SEARIS 2014 Workshop, Minneapolis, MN., 2014.

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David J. Zielinski; Brendan Macdonald; Regis Kopper

Comparative study of input devices for a VR mine simulation Journal Article

In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Minneapolis, MN., pp. 125-126, 2014.

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Elizabeth Izatt; Kate Scholberg; Regis Kopper

Neutrino-KAVE: An Immersive Visualization and Fitting Tool for Neutrino Physics Education Journal Article

In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Minneapolis, MN., 2014.

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Denis Lynch; David Borland; Regis Kopper; Tabitha Peck

Volume Visualization on a WIM: Design Considerations and Planned Evaluations Journal Article

In: WIVI Workshop, Minneapolis, MN., 2014.

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Lercari, Nicola; Forte, Maurizio; Shiferaw, Emmanuel; Kopper, Regis

Reshaping Remote Sensing and Virtual Reality at c Catalh Inproceedings

In: 5th International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, 2014.

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Lercari, Nicola; Matthiesen, Stephanie; Zielinski, David; Kopper, Regis

Towards an Immersive Interpretation of Çatalh Inproceedings

In: ASOR Annual Meeting 2014 - San Diego, American School of Oriental Research 2014.

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M. A. L. Nicolelis And S. Shokur And A. Lin And R. C. Moioli And F. L. Brasil And N. Peretti And K. Fast And A. Takigami And E. Morya And G. Cheng And L. Sawaki And Regis Kopper And D. Schwarz And S. Gallo And M. Lebedev And S. Joshi And H. Bleuler And A. Rudolph

The Walk Again Project: Using a Brain-Machine Interface for establishing a bi-directional Interaction between paraplegic subjects and a lower limb exoskeleton Journal Article

In: 2014.

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Lercari, Nicola; Forte, Maurizio; Zielinski, David; Kopper, Regis; Lai, Rebecca

c Catalh Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of Digital Heritage 2013, Marseille, 2013.

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Elizabeth Izatt; Kate Scholberg; Ryan P. McMahan

Super-KAVE: An Immersive Visualization Tool for Neutrino Physics Journal Article

In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Orlando, Florida., 2013.

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David J Zielinski; Ryan P McMahan; Wenjie Lu; Silvia Ferrari

ML2VR: Providing MATLAB Users an Easy Transition to Virtual Reality and Immersive Interactivity Journal Article

In: 2013.

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Doug A Bowman; Cheryl Stinson; Eric D Ragan; Siroberto Scerbo; Tobias Höllerer; Cha Lee; Ryan P McMahan; Regis Kopper

Evaluating effectiveness in virtual environments with MR simulation Inproceedings

In: The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference (I/ITSEC), NTSA 2012.

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R. Kopper; M. McManamon; T. George; B. Lok

Interactive Memoirs: Coping with the Imminent Death and Leaving Legacies Inproceedings

In: CHI '12 Workshop on Memento Mori: Technology Design for the End of Life, 2012.

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C. Stinson; S. Scerbo; E. Ragan; R. Kopper; D. Bowman

The Effects of Visual Realism on Training Transfer in Immersive Virtual Environments Conference

Poster presented at the Human Systems Integration Symposium, 2011.

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Regis Kopper; Cheryl Stinson; D Bowman

Towards an Understanding of the Effects of Amplified Head Rotations Inproceedings

In: Proceedings of the Workshop on Perceptual Illusions in Virtual Environments, pp. 10–15, 2011.

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Regis Kopper; Doug A. Bowman

A human motor behavior model for distant pointing tasks Conference

Boaster paper presented at the HCIC conference, Fraser, Colorado, 2009.

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Other Non-refereed Publications:

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Regis Kopper

Interactive Exploration of Cultural Heritage Sites through Immersive Virtual Reality Presentation

In: C. Bruzelius, A. Giordano, E. Svalduz, P. Borin and R. Kopper. Digital Humanities for Cultural Heritage II at Renaissance Society of America Annual Meeting, Boston, MA, , 31.03.2016.

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Regis Kopper; Mara G. Silva; Ryan P. McMahan; Doug A. Bowman

Increasing the Precision of Distant Pointing for Large High-Resolution Displays Conference

Technical Report TR-08-17, Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2008.

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Tejinder Judge; Regis Kopper; Sean Ponce; Mara Silva; Chris North

BABES-Brushing+ Linking, Attributes, and Blobs Extension to Storyboard Conference

Technical Report TR-08-02, Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2008.

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