Summer Program for Interdisciplinary Research and Education
SPIRE-EIT is a 10-week research experiences for undergraduates program that combines classroom training with hands-on research projects. Come to ISU’s Virtual Reality Applications Center and create new technological solutions to challenges in human computer interaction. Interns accepted into this program receive on-campus housing and a meal plan, as well as a $4000 stipend.
Funded by NSF Grant IIS-0552522.
SPIRE-EIT REU 2008 Overview
Interdisciplinary Research Teams
MagicTable_Paper.pdf – Implementing Augmented Reality into the Gaming Industry on a Desktop Display Interface.
IPhoneDev_Paper.pdf – Developing Multi-User Applications for iPhone
RobotLearning_Paper.pdf – Evaluating the Effects of Haptic and Visual Feedback on the Teleoperation of Remote Robots
MultiTouchTable_Paper.pdf – Creating a Collaborative Multi-Touch Computer Aided Design Program
Biology in VR
BiologyInVR_Paper.pdf – Enhancing Game Realism via Particle Models, Character Skeletons, and Contextualized User Interface
People – Interns and Staff. (Directory.pdf)
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