Center for Mind, Brain, and Culture

Lecture | Kerry Marsh | Immersive Virtual Reality as Research Tool for the Behavioral Sciences

Episode Summary

Lecture | Kerry Marsh | Immersive Virtual Reality as Research Tool for the Behavioral Sciences

Episode Notes

This talk discusses the wide-ranging potential of immersive virtual reality (IVR) as a research tool in the behavioral sciences. The speaker will discuss her research using IVR to study mundane judgments of the built environment, her emergency evacuation IVR work conducted with engineers and disaster experts, and her social-health work studying HIV risk behavior in highly interactive dating scenarios with virtual dating partners.