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Second Life Researcher Resources

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Second Life Researcher Resources

  1. 1. Second Life Researcher Resources PF Anderson, pfa@umich.edu a.k.a. Perplexity “Lexi” Peccable (SL)
  2. 2. Virtual Worlds <ul><li>Second Life one of many </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Croquet </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Wonderland </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>World of Warcraft </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Open Grid / Open Sim </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Proprietary environments </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Leverage resources & affordances of shared environments & communities </li></ul>
  3. 3. Research: PubMed search
  4. 4. Stress management <ul><li>MD to fight stress in Second Life: http://www.boston.com/business/technology/articles/2008/03/03/md_to_fight_stress_in_second_life/ </li></ul>
  5. 5. Pain control
  6. 6. Rehabilitation
  7. 7. Motor control assessment & training
  8. 8. Modeling research environments
  9. 9. Prototyping & usability testing
  10. 10. CPR training in virtual worlds
  11. 11. Team training with virtual worlds
  12. 12. Team training with virtual worlds 2
  13. 13. 3D data mapping - searching
  14. 14. 3D data mapping - bioterrorism
  15. 15. 3D data mapping - emergency simulation
  16. 16. Virtual worlds in health education
  17. 17. Places to publish: JVWR
  18. 18. Places to publish: CyberPsychology
  19. 19. Professional Development <ul><li>Will your next poster session be in Second Life? </li></ul>
  20. 20. Professional development: Poster session at Second Nature
  21. 21. Professional development: Attending presentations
  22. 22. Nanotechnology lecture series
  23. 23. Virtual worlds & collaboration
  24. 24. Research locations in SL <ul><li>Biomedicine Research Labs </li></ul><ul><li>CDC </li></ul><ul><li>Genome </li></ul><ul><li>Second Nature </li></ul><ul><li>NMC Research </li></ul><ul><li>Play2Train </li></ul><ul><li>Virtual Hallucinations </li></ul>
  25. 25. In-world research & science communities <ul><li>Association of SL Academic Research </li></ul><ul><li>PhD Research Community </li></ul><ul><li>RL EdD/PhD Students in SL </li></ul><ul><li>SL Researchers </li></ul><ul><li>Science Center </li></ul>
  26. 26. Events - Conferences
  27. 27. Events - Lecture series <ul><li>Nanotechnology </li></ul><ul><li>Science Friday </li></ul>
  28. 28. Outworld Communities & Resources <ul><li>Email groups </li></ul><ul><li>Blogs </li></ul><ul><li>Wikis </li></ul><ul><li>Conferences, events, meetups </li></ul>
  29. 29. Email groups <ul><li>SLRL: http://list.academ-x.com/listinfo.cgi/slrl-academ-x.com </li></ul>
  30. 30. Blogs: Second Life Research
  31. 31. Blogs: Daneel Ariantho <ul><li>http://daneelariantho.wordpress.com/ </li></ul>
  32. 32. Blogs: Second Sight <ul><li>http://www.sonic.net/%7Erknop/blog/ </li></ul>
  33. 33. Blog Entries
  34. 34. Wikis <ul><li>SaLamander Wiki: http://www.eduisland.net/salamanderwiki/index.php?title=Science </li></ul><ul><li>SimTeach: Second Life Research: http://www.simteach.com/wiki/index.php?title=Second_Life_Research </li></ul><ul><li>SimTeach: Second Life Grad Student Colony: http://www.simteach.com/wiki/index.php?title=Second_Life_Grad_Student_Colony </li></ul><ul><li>Theory.Wikispaces: Second Life Research: http://theory.wikispaces.com/Second+Life+Research </li></ul>
  35. 35. Wikis: SimTeach
  36. 36. Wikis: SaLamander: Science & Health in Second Life
  37. 37. More: SLHealthy
  38. 38. More: HealthyCyberMap <ul><li>HealthCyberMap: http://healthcybermap.semanticweb.org/sl.htm </li></ul>

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