By David Mizell, Stephen Jones, Paul Jackson, Dasal Pickett (auth.), Dr. Martin Göbel (eds.)
Virtual Environments -(VE) the recent size in man-machine-communication -have been constructed and skilled in Europe given that 1990. In early 1993 the Eurographics organization made up our minds to set up a operating crew on digital Environments with the purpose to speak advances during this interesting quarter on a systematic and technical point. In September 1993 the 1st workshop on VEs used to be held in Barcelona, Spain, along with the yearly Eurographics convention. The workshop introduced jointly approximately 35 researchers from Europe and the U.S.. the second one workshop used to be held including Imagina '95 in Monte Carlo, Monaco. This time, round forty researchers from Europe, the united states, but in addition from Asia met for a 2-day alternate of expertise. remember the fact that -as in all Eurographics workshops -we came upon the ambience very open and clean. The workshops have been subsidized through ONR (Office of Naval Research), united kingdom; US military examine Institute, united kingdom; college of Catalonia, Spain; EDF France; CAE France, INA France and IGD Germany and in the neighborhood equipped by means of Daniele Tost and Jaques David. whereas within the first workshop in 1993 many ideas in VE have been awarded, the '95 workshop confirmed up a variety of purposes in several components and confirmed rather essentially that digital Environments are actually utilized in interactive applications.