Publications

Dissertation:

1.Régis Augusto Poli Kopper (2011): Understanding and Improving Distal Pointing Interaction. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2011. (Type: PhD Thesis | BibTeX)

Book Chapters:

1.Ryan P. McMahan, Regis Kopper, Doug A. Bowman (2014): Handbook of virtual environments: design, implementation and applications. In: Hale, Kelly; Stanney, Kay (Ed.): Chapter 12: Principles for Designing Effective 3, pp. 285–312, CRC Press, Second, 2014. (Type: Book Chapter | BibTeX)
2.Regis Kopper, Marcio S. Pinho, Mauro Charão (2003): Virtual Environments: Design and Implementation. 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. (Type: Book Chapter | BibTeX)

Refereed Journal Articles:

1.Ragan, E., Bowman, D., Kopper, R., Stinson, C., Scerbo, S., McMahan, R. (2015): Effects of field of view and visual complexity on virtual reality training effectiveness for a visual scanning task. In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, PP (99), pp. 1-1, 2015, ISSN: 1077-2626. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
2.Kwanguk Kim, Zachary Rosenthal, David Zielinski, Rachael Brady (2014): Effects of virtual environment platforms on emotional responses. In: Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, 2014. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
3.Johnson, Teresa R., Lyons, Rebecca, Kopper, Regis, Johnsen, Kyle J., Lok, Benjamin C., Cendan, Juan C. (2014): Virtual patient simulations and optimal social learning context: A replication of an aptitude–treatment interaction effect. In: Medical Teacher, 36 (6), pp. 486-494, 2014, (PMID: 24738550). (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
4. Joon Hao Chuah, Andrew Robb, Casey White, Adam Wendling, Samsun Lampotang, Regis Kopper, Benjamin Lok (2013): Exploring Agent Physicality and Social Presence for Medical Team Training. In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 22 (2), pp. 141–170, 2013, ISBN: 1054-7460. (Type: Journal Article | Links | BibTeX)
5.Felipe Bacim, Regis Kopper, Doug Bowman (2013): Design and evaluation of 3D selection techniques based on progressive refinement. In: International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 71 (7-8), pp. 785-802, 2013, ISSN: 1071-5819. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
6.Andrew Robb, Regis Kopper, Ravi Ambani, Farda Qayyum, David Lind, Li-Ming Su, Benjamin Lok (2013): Leveraging Virtual Humans to Effectively Prepare Learners for Stressful Interpersonal Experiences. In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 19 (4), pp. 662–670, 2013. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
7.Eric D. Ragan, Regis Kopper, Philip Schuchardt, Doug A. Bowman (2013): Studying the Effects of Stereo, Head Tracking, and Field of Regard on a Small-Scale Spatial Judgment Task. In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 19 (5), pp. 886-896, 2013, ISSN: 1077-2626. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
8.Teresa R. Johnson, Rebecca Lyons, Joon Hao Chuah, Regis Kopper, Benjamin C. Lok, Juan C. Cendan (2012): Optimal learning in a virtual patient simulation of cranial nerve palsies: The interaction between social learning context and student aptitude. In: Medical Teacher, 2012, (Pre-print available for download. doi:10.3109/0142159X.2012.714884). (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
9. Nicole Huff, Jose Alba Hernandez, Matthew Fecteau, David Zielinski, Rachael Brady, Kevin S LaBar (2011): Revealing context-specific conditioned fear memories with full immersion virtual reality. In: Frontiers in Behavioral Neuroscience, 5 (75), 2011, ISSN: 1662-5153. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
10.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 (2010): 3DUI 2010 Contest Grand Prize Winners. In: IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 30 , pp. 86-96, 2010, ISSN: 0272-1716. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
11.Regis Kopper, Doug A. Bowman, Mara G. Silva, Ryan P. McMahan (2010): A human motor behavior model for distal pointing tasks. In: International Journal of Human-Computer Studies, 68 (10), pp. 603 - 615, 2010, ISSN: 1071-5819. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
12.E. Ragan, A. Sowndararajan, R. Kopper, D. A. Bowman (2010): The Effects of Higher Levels of Immersion on Procedure Memorization Performance and Implications for Educational Virtual Environments. In: Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, 2010. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
13. JeremyN Block, DavidJ Zielinski, VincentB Chen, IanW Davis, EClaire Vinson, Rachael Brady, JaneS Richardson, DavidC Richardson (2009): KinImmerse: Macromolecular VR for NMR ensembles. In: Source Code for Biology and Medicine, 4 , pp. 1-14, 2009. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)

Refereed Conference Proceedings:

1.David J. Zielinski, Hrishikesh M. Rao, Nicholas D. Potter, Marc A. Sommer, Lawrence G. Appelbaum, Regis Kopper (2016): Evaluating the Effects of Image Persistence on Dynamic Target Acquisition in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments. In: IEEE Computer Society, 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
2.David J. Zielinski, Hrishikesh M. Rao, Marc A. Sommer, Regis Kopper (2015): Exploring the Effects of Image Persistence in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments. In: Proceedings of the IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, IEEE Computer Society, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
3.Rivera-Gutierrez, Diego J., Kopper, Regis, Kleinsmith, Andrea, Cendan, Juan, Finney, Glen, Lok, Benjamin (2014): Exploring Gender Biases with Virtual Patients for High Stakes Interpersonal Skills Training. 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. (Type: Incollection | Links | BibTeX)
4.David J. Zielinski, Regis Kopper, Ryan P. McMahan, Wenjie Lu, Silvia Ferrari. (2013): Intercept Tags: Enhancing Intercept-based Systems. In: Proceedings of the VRST 2013 Conference, pp. 263–266 , VRST 2013, ISBN: 978-1-4503-2379-6. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
5.J.H. Chuah, A. Robb, C. White, A. Wendling, S. Lampotang, R. Kopper, B. Lok (2012): Increasing agent physicality to raise social presence and elicit realistic behavior. In: Proceedings of the IEEE conference on Virtual Reality, pp. 19–22, IEEE 2012. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
6.Vaishnavi Krishnan, Adriana Foster, Regis Kopper, Benjamin Lok (2012): Virtual human personality masks: a human computation approach to modeling verbal personalities in virtual humans. In: Intelligent Virtual Agents, pp. 146–152, Springer 2012. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
7. Ryan P McMahan, Doug A Bowman, David J Zielinski, Rachael B Brady (2012): Evaluating Display Fidelity and Interaction Fidelity in a Virtual Reality Game. In: Visualization and Computer Graphics, IEEE Transactions on, 18 (4), pp. 626–633, 2012. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
8. Kim Kwanguk, M.Z. Rosenthal, D. Zielinski, R. Brady (2012): Comparison of desktop, head mounted display, and six wall fully immersive systems using a stressful task. In: Virtual Reality Short Papers and Posters (VRW), 2012 IEEE, pp. 143 -144, 2012, ISSN: 1087-8270. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
9.R. Kopper, F. Bacim, D.A. Bowman (2011): Rapid and accurate 3D selection by progressive refinement. In: 3D User Interfaces (3DUI), 2011 IEEE Symposium on, pp. 67 -74, 2011. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
10. D.J. Zielinski, R.P. McMahan, R.B. Brady (2011): Shadow walking: An unencumbered locomotion technique for systems with under-floor projection. In: Virtual Reality Conference (VR), 2011 IEEE, pp. 167 -170, 2011, ISSN: 1087-8270. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
11.D. Bowman, A. Sowndararajan, E. Ragan, R. Kopper (2009): Higher Levels of Immersion Improve Procedure Memorization Performance. Joint Virtual Reality Conference, Lyon, France, 2009. (Type: Conference | BibTeX)
12. Gil Bohrer, Marcos Longo, DavidJ. Zielinski, Rachael Brady (2008): VR Visualisation as an Interdisciplinary Collaborative Data Exploration Tool for Large Eddy Simulations of Biosphere-Atmosphere Interactions. 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. (Type: Incollection | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
13. Harry Halpin, DavidJ. Zielinski, Rachael Brady, Glenda Kelly (2008): Exploring Semantic Social Networks Using Virtual Reality. 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. (Type: Incollection | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
14. H. Halpin, D.J. Zielinski, R. Brady, G. Kelly (2008): Redgraph: Navigating Semantic Web Networks using Virtual Reality. In: Virtual Reality Conference, 2008. VR '08. IEEE, pp. 257 -258, 2008. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
15.Regis Kopper, Tao Ni, Doug A. Bowman, Marcio Pinho (2006): Design and Evaluation of Navigation Techniques for Multiscale Virtual Environments. 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. (Type: Inproceeding | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
16.Rafael Rieder, Felipe Bacim de Araújo, Regis Augusto Poli Kopper Silva, Mauro César Charão dos Santos, André Benvenuti Trombetta, Márcio Serolli Pinho (2006): An Evaluation of the Use of Tactile Stimuli in a Virtual Environment. In: Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Virtual Reality, pp. In Portuguese, 2006. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
17.R. Kopper, M. C. C. Santos, D. Prochnow, M. S. Pinho, J. C. Lima (2004): Project and Development of Touch Generation Devices. In: Proceedings of the Brazilian Symposium on Virtual Reality, pp. 65-75. In Portuguese, 2004. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
18.R. Kopper, R. S. Keller, M. J. M. Fabre, L. M. R Tarouco (2000): Visual Collaboration Environments in Education. In: Proceedings of the XX Brazilian Computer Society Conference/Workshop on Informatics in Education, pp. In Portuguese, 2000. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)

Posters, Workshops and Invited Non-refereed Publications:

1.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 (2016): Sensorimotor orienting in immersive virtual reality: EEG correlates of skill learning. In: Program No. 265.12. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner., 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
2.David J. Zielinski, Hrishikesh M. Rao, Nicholas D. Potter, Lawrence G. Appelbaum, Regis Kopper (2016): Evaluating the Effects of Image Persistence on Dynamic Target Acquisition in Low Frame Rate Virtual Environments. In: 2016 IEEE Virtual Reality Posters, 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
3.Hrishikesh M. Rao, Rajan Khanna, David J. Zielinski, Yvonne Lu, Nicholas D. Potter, Regis Kopper, Marc A. Sommer, L. Gregory Appelbaum (2016): Sensorimotor orienting in immersive virtual reality: Psychophysics of skill learning.. In: Program No. 265.11. 2016 Neuroscience Meeting Planner., 2016. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
4.Ayana Burkins, Regis Kopper (2015): Wayfinding by Auditory Cues in Virtual Environments. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference Posters, 2015. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
5.Olk, Bettina, Zielinski, David, Kopper, Regis (2015): Effects of perceptual load in visual search in immersive virtual reality.. In: Journal of vision, 15 (12), pp. 1064, 2015. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
6.David J. Zielinski, Ryan McMahan, Solaiman Shokur, Edgard Morya, Regis Kopper (2014): Enabling Closed-Source Applications for Virtual Reality via OpenGL Intercept Techniques. In: SEARIS 2014 Workshop, Minneapolis, MN., 2014. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
7.David J. Zielinski, Brendan Macdonald, Regis Kopper (2014): Comparative study of input devices for a VR mine simulation. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Minneapolis, MN., pp. 125-126, 2014. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
8.Elizabeth Izatt, Kate Scholberg, Regis Kopper (2014): Neutrino-KAVE: An Immersive Visualization and Fitting Tool for Neutrino Physics Education. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Minneapolis, MN., 2014. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
9. Denis Lynch, David Borland, Regis Kopper, Tabitha Peck (2014): Volume Visualization on a WIM: Design Considerations and Planned Evaluations. In: WIVI Workshop, Minneapolis, MN., 2014. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
10.Lercari, Nicola, Forte, Maurizio, Shiferaw, Emmanuel, Kopper, Regis (2014): Reshaping Remote Sensing and Virtual Reality at c Catalh. In: 5th International Conference on Remote Sensing in Archaeology, 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
11.Lercari, Nicola, Matthiesen, Stephanie, Zielinski, David, Kopper, Regis (2014): Towards an Immersive Interpretation of Çatalh. In: ASOR Annual Meeting 2014 - San Diego, American School of Oriental Research 2014. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
12.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 (2014): The Walk Again Project: Using a Brain-Machine Interface for establishing a bi-directional Interaction between paraplegic subjects and a lower limb exoskeleton. In: 2014. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
13.Lercari, Nicola, Forte, Maurizio, Zielinski, David, Kopper, Regis, Lai, Rebecca (2013): c Catalh. In: Proceedings of Digital Heritage 2013, Marseille, 2013. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
14.Elizabeth Izatt, Kate Scholberg, Ryan P. McMahan (2013): Super-KAVE: An Immersive Visualization Tool for Neutrino Physics. In: IEEE Virtual Reality Conference, Orlando, Florida., 2013. (Type: Journal Article | BibTeX)
15. David J Zielinski, Ryan P McMahan, Wenjie Lu, Silvia Ferrari (2013): ML2VR: Providing MATLAB Users an Easy Transition to Virtual Reality and Immersive Interactivity. In: 2013. (Type: Journal Article | Abstract | Links | BibTeX)
16.Doug A Bowman, Cheryl Stinson, Eric D Ragan, Siroberto Scerbo, Tobias Höllerer, Cha Lee, Ryan P McMahan, Regis Kopper (2012): Evaluating effectiveness in virtual environments with MR simulation. In: The Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference (I/ITSEC), NTSA 2012. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
17.R. Kopper, M. McManamon, T. George, B. Lok (2012): Interactive Memoirs: Coping with the Imminent Death and Leaving Legacies. In: CHI '12 Workshop on Memento Mori: Technology Design for the End of Life, 2012. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
18.C. Stinson, S. Scerbo, E. Ragan, R. Kopper, D. Bowman (2011): The Effects of Visual Realism on Training Transfer in Immersive Virtual Environments. Poster presented at the Human Systems Integration Symposium, 2011. (Type: Conference | BibTeX)
19.Regis Kopper, Cheryl Stinson, D Bowman (2011): Towards an Understanding of the Effects of Amplified Head Rotations. In: Proceedings of the Workshop on Perceptual Illusions in Virtual Environments, pp. 10–15, 2011. (Type: Inproceeding | BibTeX)
20.Regis Kopper, Doug A. Bowman (2009): A human motor behavior model for distant pointing tasks. Boaster paper presented at the HCIC conference, Fraser, Colorado, 2009. (Type: Conference | BibTeX)

Other Non-refereed Publications:

1.Regis Kopper (2016): Interactive Exploration of Cultural Heritage Sites through Immersive Virtual Reality. 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. (Type: Presentation | BibTeX)
2.Regis Kopper, Mara G. Silva, Ryan P. McMahan, Doug A. Bowman (2008): Increasing the Precision of Distant Pointing for Large High-Resolution Displays. Technical Report TR-08-17, Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2008. (Type: Conference | BibTeX)
3.Tejinder Judge, Regis Kopper, Sean Ponce, Mara Silva, Chris North (2008): BABES-Brushing+ Linking, Attributes, and Blobs Extension to Storyboard. Technical Report TR-08-02, Computer Science, Virginia Tech, 2008. (Type: Conference | BibTeX)