PhD Viva of GET Lab’s PhD Candidate Maria Christofi

You are invited to the lecture that will take place on Tuesday, 18/05/2021 at 10:00 am in support of the Doctoral Dissertation of Maria Christofi on: “Virtual Reality as a medium for attitude change”. Those who wish to watch the presentation can watch it at the following link: Participants are kindly requested to log … Read more

PhD Openings at GET Lab

Studies start in September 2021Deadline for applications: Thursday, 15th of April 2021 For applications, click hereInformation from the Department Secretary: Tel.: 25002530, Fax: 25002768 One (1) position on the topic: “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

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

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

An equal world is an enabled world

INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 2020#IWD2020 #EachforEqual This article was originally published on on 8 March 2020. To celebrate International Women’s Day 2020 with the theme #EachforEqual, RISE caught up with Dr Despina Michael-Grigoriou, RISE Visual Science Research Pillar Leader and Virtual Reality for Well-being multidisciplinary research group leader, and here is what we have for you. … Read more

PhD Openings at GET Lab, Cyprus University of Technology

PhD posts, starting January 2020The last date to apply for postgraduate studies is Friday, 15 November 2019.For applications, click here. Two (2) posts in any of the topics: “Motor rehabilitation (or physical condition improvement) using Virtual Reality techniques” “Mental well being through VR” “Virtual Reality for Well being” Candidates should possess: A Bachelor’s Degree and … Read more

Event: RISE at CUT

An informative event will be held for the RISE Research Center (Research Center on Interactive Media, Smart Systems and Emerging Technologies). The event will take place on Tuesday 2 April, 12:00-13:00 at Senate Hall, Rector’s Building (Archbishop Kyprianou 30, 3036, Limassol, Cyprus). The Rector of the Cyprus University of Technology, Prof. Andreas Anagiotos, will address … Read more