upcoming book: Architecture Design in the Age of Extended Reality

Handbook for Metaverse, Digital Twin, and Virtual Reality Development As the director of the Extended Reality Lab at UC, I am thrilled to report that I signed a publication contract with Routledge on an authored book titled  “Architecture Design in the Age of Extended Reality, the handbook for Meatvers, Digital Twin, and Virtual Reality development”. The book includes 17 […]

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XR Lab moved in Digital Futures

As the director of the Extended Reality lab (XR-Lab), I am thrilled to report that our XR-Lab has moved into the new Digital Futures Building at UC. Our Lab will continue to broaden the scope of collaborations, using our expertise in both academic and professional fields in Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Mixed Reality. We […]

ASCE presentation

Adebisi, A., Ash, J., Tang, M.  Poster presentation. Evaluating the Performance of Safety Vests for Identifying Road Workers at Work Zones. 2022 ASCE International Conference on Transportation & Development (ICTD 2022)  American Society of Civil Engineers. ASCE. Seattle, WA. 05. 2022 Team: John Ash, Ming Tang, Adekunle Adebisi, Julian Wang, Jiaqi Ma.  Funded by the Ohio Department of Transportation […]

IRiS Ignite talk

Ming Tang presented the recent research project at the annual conference hosted by the Institute for Research in Sensing (IRiS), May 25th and 26th, 2022 at UC. This event re-imagines the traditional academic conference to forge novel connections and stimulate new interdisciplinary conversations on the broad topic of sensing, including work on perception, sensor technology development, […]

seminar: Design in the Age of Metaverse and Extended Reality

ARCH 7036-004 / ARCH5051.Elective Arch Theory Seminar.  Spring semester. DAAP, UC. Design in the Age of Metaverse and Extended Reality Instructor: Ming Tang.  Director, Extended Reality Lab. XR-Lab, Associate Professor, SAID, DAAP, University of Cincinnati   This seminar course focuses on the intersection of architecture design, and interior design with immersive visualization technologies, including Virtual Reality, […]

Book Chapter

Ming Tang wrote a section titled “Design and Development for Virtual Reality-based Driving Simulation” for Chapter 1 of the book Disruptive Emerging Transportation Technologies. Edited by Heng Wei, Yinhai Wang, and Jianming Ma. Published by American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE).  2022 Disruptive Emerging Transportation Technologies provides forward-looking overview of the relevant 4IR technologies and […]

NSF: Work Well

Ming Tang worked as co-Investigator on the project funded by the NSF Grant.  Future of Work: Understanding the interrelationships between humans and technology to improve the quality of work-life in smart buildings. Grant: #SES-2026594 PI:  David W. Wendell. co-PIs: Harfmann, Anton; Fry, Michael; Rebola, Claudia; co-Is: Pravin Bhiwapurkar, Ann Black, Annulla Linders, Tamara Lorenz, Nabil […]

Augmented Craftmanship @CAADRIA

Project “Augmented Craftmanship: assessing augmented reality for design-build education” is exhibited in the 2022 CAADRIA conference project exhibition. Tang, M. Augmented Craftmanship: assessing augmented reality for design-build education. 27th International Conference of the Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA). Sydney, Australia. April. 2022 Augmented Reality (AR) has been used in Architecture, Engineering, […]

Tilted Deck. Design Build in China

Ming Tang, Yingdong Hu advised a group of BJTU students to participate in the “Xinzhaiping” Rural Design-Build Competition in China in 2021. Project name: Titled Deck.  BJTU Students: Bingxu Gao, Zhu Chen, Xiangyu Zhou, Haolong Guo. Advisors: Yingdong Hu (BJTU), Ming Tang (UC) Location: Hunan Province, China. More info on the competition “2021乡见新寨坪·乡村建造大赛” Award: The […]

Exhibition @ Reed Gallery

Reed Gallery featuring work by DAAP faculty and staff. 02.28.2022 Human and Machine Symbiosis. Portrait drawing with A.I and Robot. by Ming Tang. Check out the  3D tour of the virtual gallery. This work explores how Artificial Intelligence and Robots interact with humans and form a unique symbiotic relationship in painting. The co-creation follows steps:  […]

paper @ CAADRIA Conference

Tian. J., Tang, M., Wang. J., The effect of path environment on pedestrian’s route selection: A case study of University of Cincinnati..  27th International Conference of the Association for Computer-Aided Architectural Design Research in Asia (CAADRIA). Sydney, Australia. April. 2022.  The present study on the influence of the path environment on pedestrians’ route selection is […]