ICAT-EGVE 2020 BEST POSTER Audience Choice AWARD for GET Lab!

GET Lab received the BEST POSTER AUDIENCE CHOICE AWARD at ICAT-EGVE 2020 (International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence and Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments) held on December 2-4! The poster that won the award, entitled “A Virtual Reality Adaptive Exergame for the Enhancement of Physical Rehabilitation Using Social Facilitation” by Ali Najm, Despina Michael-Grigoriou, … Read more

PhD Openings at GET Lab

PhD posts, starting January 2021. The last date to apply for postgraduate studies is Friday, 27th of November 2020. For applications, click here. One (1) post in the research area: VR for Physio/Psycho/Social Well-Being”. Candidates should possess: A Bachelor’s Degree and a postgraduate Degree of Master’s level* from accredited Universities in a relevant field (e.g. … Read more

PhD Viva of GET Lab’s Phd Candidate Panagiotis Charalampous

You are invited to the lecture that will take place on Friday, 13/11/2020 at 10:00 pm in support of the Doctoral Dissertation of Panayiotis Charalambous on: “Wave-Based Geometrical Acoustics for Accurate and Efficient Sound Rendering”. Those who wish to watch the presentation can watch it at the following link: https://join.skype.com/gv7ujMIqN3f1 Participants are kindly requested to … Read more

Our work “Virtual Touch toolkit” is featuring at BBC Radio 4

Our work is featuring this week at BBC Radio 4! At “The Anatomy of Touch” which will air on October 5th and 8th you can learn about the “Virtual Touch Toolkit” and “Hand On App”! Stay tuned! Monday, 5 Oct 2020: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000n5f1Thursday, 8 Oct 2020: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000n483 What is the Virtual Touch Toolkit? A large-scale, academic … Read more

Another publication by GET Lab at Frontiers in Psychology

We are happy to announce that our Ph.D. candidate, Christos Kyrlitsias, recently had her work “Social Conformity in Immersive Virtual Environments: The Impact of Agents’ Gaze Behavior” published in Frontiers in Psychology, which is the most-cited Multidisciplinary Psychology journal in the world. You can view the paper here. Additionally, you can see all GET Lab … Read more

GET Lab publication in Frontiers in Psychology

We are happy to announce that our Ph.D. candidate, Maria Christofi, recently had her work “A Virtual Reality Simulation of Drug Users’ Everyday Life: The Effect of Supported Sensorimotor Contingencies on Empathy” published in Frontiers in Psychology, which is the most-cited Multidisciplinary Psychology journal in the world. You can view the paper here. Additionally, you … Read more