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International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics
International Journal of Computational Vision and Robotics


Special Issue on: "Research in Virtual Reality"

Guest Editors:
Prof. Wai Chi Fang, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
Prof. Tai-hoon Kim, Sungshin University, Korea
Prof. Carlos Ramos, Polytechnic of Porto, Portugal
Prof. Sabah Mohammed, Lakehead University, Canada
Prof. Osvaldo Gervasi, University of Perugia, Italy
Prof. Adrian Stoica, NASA, USA

The virtual reality (VR) market has made significant strides throughout 2016. New VR headsets debuted amid great consumer anticipation. At the same time, industry groups and conferences have brought developers, investors and content producers together, helping to further increase the buzz in this nascent space.

The objective of this special issue is to bring together research contributions on the design, specification and implementation of architectures, protocols, and algorithms for current and future virtual reality.

Subject Coverage
Suitable topics include, but are not limited, to the following:

  • Tracking and sensing
  • Input devices for VR/AR/MR
  • Advanced display technology
  • Immersive projection technology
  • Computer graphic techniques for VR/AR/MR
  • Modelling and simulation
  • Virtual humans and avatars
  • Augmented and virtual reality for customer engagement
  • Multi-user and distributed VR/AR/MR
  • VR systems and toolkits
  • 3D interaction for VR/AR/MR
  • 3D selection and 3D manipulation
  • Locomotion and navigation in virtual environments
  • Perception and human factors
  • Motion cueing and control
  • Development and implementation of augmented and virtual reality applications
  • Virtual reality for driving simulation
  • Multi-sensory experience via augmented and virtual reality
  • Augmented and virtual reality marketing
  • Augmented and virtual reality gamification
  • Augmented and virtual reality applications in tourism, events, hospitality, retail, cultural heritage
  • Augmented and virtual reality for customer engagement

Notes for Prospective Authors

Submitted papers should not have been previously published nor be currently under consideration for publication elsewhere. (N.B. Conference papers may only be submitted if the paper has been completely re-written and if appropriate written permissions have been obtained from any copyright holders of the original paper).

All papers are refereed through a peer review process.

All papers must be submitted online. To submit a paper, please read our Submitting articles page.

If you have any queries concerning this special issue, please email Tai-hoon Kim at

Important Dates

Submission of manuscripts: 30 November, 2017