XR-Lab student work exhibition

Design in the Age of Metaverse and Extended Reality End-of-semester student work exhibition @ UC Digital Future Building, April 25th, 2023 Faculty: Ming Tang, Course: ARCH 7036-04/ARCH5051-04.Elective Theory Seminar, DAAP Students: Alkadam Almoiad, Daiani Shima, He Jinfan, Jung Chanhyo,  Junglas Hannah,  Sadki Rashid, Wahl Ethan, Yeganeh Sam, Gu Ming, Liming Brett, Schadler Simon Projects: XR-Lab will exhibit student […]

paper at ASEBP

Cory P. Haberman, Ming Tang, JC Barnes, Clay Driscoll, Bradley J. O’Guinn, Calvin Proffit,. Using Virtual Reality Simulations to Study Initial Burglary Investigations. American Society of Evidence-Based Policing’s 2023 Conference. 2023. Las Vegas. Nevada. (accepted) Thanks for the support from the Cincinnati Police Department and the University of Cincinnati Research Grant.  Using Virtual Reality Simulations […]

paper at ACSE-ICTD conference

Raman, M., Tang, M.  3D Visualization Development of Urban Environments for Simulated Driving Training and VR Development in Transportation Systems. ASCE ICTD 2023 Conference. Austin. TX. 06. 2023   This work is based on a project to develop a physics-based, 3D digital visual environment that is a replication of actual field conditions for over seventy […]

Cincinnati Public Radio interview

our EVRTalk story goes live on Cincinnati Public Radio! Ming Tang (UC) and Jai’La Nored, Anna Goubeaux, and Antoinette Moore (Council on Aging of Southwestern Ohio) were interviewed by Ann Thompson. WVXU, Cincinnati Public Radio.  VR headsets put caregivers in the shoes of those they are assisting. By Ann Thompson. WVXU, Cincinnati Public Radio. 01.02.2023. […]

new website of XR-Lab

XR-Lab’s new website is completed. eXtended Reality Lab (XR-Lab) is a research lab affiliated with the College of DAAP and Digital Futures at the University of Cincinnati.  XR-Lab explores how people engage with simulated scenarios through Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, and Mixed Reality and promotes communication and collaboration through XR for education, health, safety, and professional training in both […]

Future Service, Retail, Metaverse, and Robotics

Design for Future Service, Metaverse, and Robotics Thanks to all students from SOD and SAID who have participated in the projects. We also want to thank the help from Kroger and UC Digital Future. Redesign retail and other service experiences (retail space, in-person service, digital service, technology) and rethink customer/business needs. Envision the future service […]

Industry 4.0/5.0 grant

  Immersive vs. Traditional Training​ – a comparison of training modalities​ PIs: Tamara Lorenz, Ming Tang Dr. Tamara Lorenz. Associate Professor. Embodied Interactive Systems Lab, Industry 4.0 & 5.0 Institute (I45I), Center for Cognition, Action, and Perception (CAP) Ming Tang. Associate Professor. Extended Reality Lab, Industry 4.0 & 5.0 Institute (I45I), Institute for Research in Sensing […]

paper on IJSW

Ming Tang and Adekunle Adebisi’s paper titled Using Eye-Tracking for Traffic Control Signage Design at Highway Work Zone is published in the Interdisciplinary Journal of Signage and Wayfinding.  Tang, M. Adebisib, A. Using Eye-Tracking for Traffic Control Signage Design at Highway Work Zone. Interdisciplinary Journal of Signage and Wayfinding.  Vol. 6, No. 2 (2022) This paper discusses the […]

o4a AAA Partnership Award

2022 Outstanding AAA Partnership Award of the Year   On behalf of COA and Live Well, Ken Wilson (COA) and Ming Tang (UC)  received the AAA Award at the o4a conference. 10.20.2022. It is my great honor to represent Live Well as the co-recipient with the Council on Aging to receive the 2022 Ohio Association of […]

ADAF Exhibition

Group exhibition. AI in+form: Bio-inspired Solar Design. Athens Digital Arts Festival (ADAF) 09. 2022 Group exhibition organized by the Rational Energy Architects (@R.E.Ar_)  AI in+form stands at the convergence of 3 core ideas: Artificial Intelligence, bio-inspired design, decentralised solar economy. It speculates on the future of light-harvesting to build the capacities of individuals to generate […]

UC Digital Futures Building Grand Opening

Big thanks to all faculties and students involved in helping the Digital Futures Building grand opening!  XR-Lab presented research projects on the Grand Opening day on 09/23 to hundreds of guests, along with more than 20 Labs at UC  Digital Futures Building. We are very proud to be a member of this striving research community. We look forward […]

4oA conference & demo

We presented “Leverage technology to enhance the future of aging” and demonstrated the EVRTALK project at the O4A 2022 conference in Columbus, Ohio, on 10/20. 2022 o4a Annual Conference for Ohio’s Aging & Disability Network October  20-21, 2022 Location: Hilton Easton Columbus, OH     Please check out our COA’s EVERtalk project presentation and live demo […]