Conference Paper

Teleimmersive Archaeology: Simulation and Cognitive Impact.

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-16873-4_33 Conference: Digital Heritage - Third International Conference, EuroMed 2010, Lemessos, Cyprus, November 8-13, 2010. Proceedings
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ABSTRACT In this paper we present the framework for collaborative cyberarchaeology with support for teleimmersive communication which
aims to provide more natural interaction and higher level of embodiment. Within the framework we create tools for exploration,
interaction and communication of archaeologists in a shared virtual environment. Users at different geographical locations
are captured by a set of stereo cameras to generate their real-time 3D avatars. The proposed framework is intended to serve
as a virtual simulation environment where advanced behaviours, actions and new methodologies of research and training in archaeology,
cognitive science and computer science could be tested.

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