An artificial environment created with computer
hardware and software and presented to the user in
such a way that it appears and feels like a real
Person(s) Responsible Accomplishment
Why it was
The beginnings of VR
Dan Sandin, Richard Sayre
The first dataglove
and Thomas Defanti
Bonnie MacBird (Writer)
The first computergenerated movie
Stephen King (Official
A look at the possible
negative side of VR
Towards Virtual Reality
The first Successful VR
Working process differs from components to
components of virtual reality.
1. VR Goggle – Sensing eye’s retina movement and
2. VR Hand-Gloves – Sensing the Nerves and its
Some of the wide ranged targets where major use of
Virtual Reality takes place
Scientific Visualization And Engineering
Media And Entertainment
Astronomy students can learn movement of stars and
solar system in 3d environment.
Virtual surgery for medical students in time of training
Exploring any thing in detail so that students can
Creating Virtual plan for the Army.
In training session of Navy, Military and Air force.
In Combat Visualization.
In 1991, the company Virtuality licensed the Amiga
3000 for use in their VR machines and released a VR
gaming system called the 1000CS
This was a stand-up immersive HMD platform with a
tracked 3D joystick.
Many different fields can use VR as a way to train
students without actually putting anyone in harm’s
VR also helps those that can’t get out of the house
experience a much fuller life by creating Virtual
VR also helps patients recover from stroke, phobias
and other injuries.
The total cost of the machinery to create a VR system
is too high.
Still in Under Development.
VR is becoming much more common place but
programmers are still grappling with how to interact
with virtual environments.