International Journal of Virtual Technology and Multimedia

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Editor in Chief: Dr. M.A. Dorgham
ISSN online: 1741-1882
ISSN print: 1741-1874
4 issues per year
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IJVTM is devoted to original papers employing virtual technology and multimedia systems in science and engineering. It publishes high quality papers that reflect global information technology advances in different fields, and further addresses the implementation/management of this broad spectrum of innovations in harnessing a wider variety of products and their impact on the scientific world. IJVTM provides a forum for scientists, researchers, engineers and vendors from different disciplines, and will significantly benefit a wide variety of academic and industrial sectors.


 Topics covered include

  • Virtual reality in science/engineering analysis
  • Virtual reality technology/software, software engineering
  • Assessment of virtual reality systems
  • Virtual environments and multimedia systems, advancements
  • Virtual reality/multimedia-based training/education
  • Virtual collaborative environments, virtual prototyping
  • Human-machine interface design, graphics modelling, rendering/animation
  • Image/graphics techniques/systems
  • Autonomous virtual humans
  • Cultural heritage, philosophical/ethical/societal/international issues, standards
  • Ergonomic/interface/cognitive issues, haptics
  • Immersion studies
  • Graphics user interface, visualisation, augmented reality
  • Multimedia techniques, simulations, games
  • Applications and case studies

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The purpose of IJVTM is to disseminate technical information through quarterly publications of permanent interest, as well as innovations in the area of virtual technology and multimedia systems applied to science, medicine and engineering.


The readership to benefit most from IJVTM includes engineers, designers, ergonomists, systems engineers, software developers, computer scientists, medical researchers and practitioners, students, educators and members of the general science community.


IJVTM encourages papers in all areas of virtual reality technology and multimedia systems. The specific topic areas of IJVTM are interdisciplinary scientific and technological areas integrating science, engineering, information science and technology, and medicine. IJVTM publishes papers related to the underlying theory, design, implementation, effectiveness and impact of virtual technology and multimedia systems in science and engineering. It invites leading virtual reality and multimedia technology researchers and practitioners to submit high quality research papers, application briefs, technology and software reviews and technical notes. State-of-the-art review articles, case studies, short communications and letters from a wide variety of sources dealing with all aspects of the subject may also be included.



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    Editor in Chief

  • Dorgham, M.A., International Centre for Technology and Management, UK

Associate Editors

  • Avis, Nick, Cardiff University, UK
  • Durresi, Arjan, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, USA

Editorial Board Members

  • Bagnara, Sebastiano, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • De Antonio, Angelica, Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
  • Douglas, Ian, Learning Systems Institute, USA
  • Hollnagel, Erik, University of Linköping, Sweden
  • Jain, Raj, Nayna Networks, Inc., USA
  • Kamel, Ibrahim, University of Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Kankanhalli, Mohan S., National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Lindgaard, Gitte, , Canada
  • Reddy, J.N., Texas A&M University, USA
  • Roccetti, Marco, University of Bologna, Italy
  • Serra, Jean, Ecole des Mines de Paris, France
  • Stanton, Neville, University of Southampton, UK
  • Tachi, Susumu, The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Taniar, David, Monash University, Australia
  • Trappl, Robert, Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI), Austria
  • Wohn, KwangYun, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), South Korea


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