The virtual reality CAVE system offers a fully immersive experience that is revolutionising the way people in a surprisingly diverse range of industries work.
Imagine a room that can be turned into an entirely different landscape and then realistically interacted with in 3D, entirely immersing all the user’s senses in the virtual environment. This what the CAVE system is capable of.
CAVE stands for Cave Automatic Virtual Environment and consists of an empty cube-shaped room with a virtual environment projected onto all walls, the floor and ceiling. Users then use a variety of different technologies including gloves, joysticks, VR headsets and other devices to interact with the environment.
The system is already being used in a surprisingly vast range of industries including architecture, life sciences and medicine. Here are just a few examples of applications of the VR CAVE.
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