Directed by Andrew Butte, this is an entry for UCLA Fund’s 4th video contest “I Love UCLA.”
@ about 30s in, Daniel Lin, our Undergraduate Project Leader was in the video greeting the view-point character, then the latter explored our UnderSea Campus 😀
This study has concluded as of Winter 2015.
General information for prospective participants
$10/hour, Minimum $50. Paid on Day 18 in Cash.
Up to 5 Psychology SONA credits.
If participation exceeds 6 hours, the remainder will be paid in cash as described above.
You may opt to receive a combination of cash and credit for your participation.
e.g. I f you only need 2 SONA credits, you can get the two credits and $30 in cash.
Please inform your researcher of your compensation preference during scheduling.
Nicco put together this machine while I served as his package opener.
It is so pretty… and awesome.
Meet Oryon Essoe, Prime Minister of Rissland. He works day and night to make Rissland a participant-friendly research space.
He is very smug because he built a classroom space in a tree-house today.
Proud to congratulate my mentor, Dr. Jesse Rissman for receiving DARPA Young Faculty Award!
This grant funds our virtual reality project, ALIVE (Avatar Learning In Virtual Environment).
Article by DARPA: ELITE GROUP OF YOUNG SCIENTISTS EMBARK ON DARPA RESEARCH EFFORTS
Article on UCLA Toda
Jesse receiving DARPA YFA from Dr. William Casebeer
A virtual environment created for learning and memory research in the Behavioural Neuroscience Area of the Psychology Department in UCLA.
The project is called Avatar Learning In Virtual Environment (ALIVE), sponsored by DARPA. It is conducted in Dr. Jesse Rissman’s Memory Laboratory, by his graduate students Joey K.-Y. Essoe and Niccolo Reggente.
Rissland is created by Essoe utilising OpenSim’s Diva Distro, customising various free contents courtesy of the OpenSim community.