AUTOMA 2022 – Oil & Gas Automation and Digitalization Congress

Learn The Latest Oil & Gas Industry Trends With AUTOMA 2022  Oil & Gas Automation and Digitalization Congress is held on October, 17-18, 2022, in Milan, Italy, and gathers Oil & Gas companies, EPC contractors, drilling contractors, pipeline operators, refineries, service providers and equipment manufacturers to discuss how to unlock the full potential of innovative Read more about AUTOMA 2022 – Oil & Gas Automation and Digitalization Congress[…]

Ultrasound system targets mouth to create virtual reality haptic effects

Lips are famously sensual but, together with the gums and tongue, they are also surprisingly sensitive, second only to the fingertips in nerve density. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have exploited this latter characteristic to devise a practical new way for people to receive tactile feedback in virtual worlds. Their system uses airborne ultrasound waves Read more about Ultrasound system targets mouth to create virtual reality haptic effects[…]

Immersive virtual reality is useful against implicit racial bias

Implicit racial bias refers to the automatic non-conscious behaviours, even if one’s explicit attitude is not biased at all. Several studies have shown these prejudices are reduced in white people after being in the body of a black person in virtual reality. Now, a study carried out by researchers of the University of Barcelona shows Read more about Immersive virtual reality is useful against implicit racial bias[…]