Associated Press releases print and video stories about UIC / EVL CAVE2™ System

February 20th, 2013

Categories: Commercialization, Devices, Industrial VR, Virtual Medicine, Visualization, VR, VR Art

EVL Director Jason Leigh wearing CAVE2™ 3D tracked glasses.
EVL Director Jason Leigh wearing CAVE2™ 3D tracked glasses.


Today the Associated Press issued the following article, photographs and video about the UIC Electronic Visualization Laboratory’s CAVE2™ System, which is appearing in a variety of media outlets worldwide.

Read the Associated Press article: Future science: Using 3D worlds to visualize data

Review the photographs in the article and a short video - First Person: a Big 3D Experience for Scientists.

In addition, link to a longer video Star Trek-style holodeck becomes reality as scientists invent 3D virtual reality system.

DISCOVERY CANADA’s “Daily Planet” show, which has a digital technology segment called “Digit@l” produced and hosted by Lucas Cochran, picked up the Associated Press news and did their own coverage of the CAVE2™ System, which aired the evening of February 20, 2013; UIC appears about 1:24 minutes into the episode.