12th Annual International Workshop on Presence
Los Angeles, California, USA
[ PROCEEDINGS ISBN: 978-0-9792217-3-6 ]
PRESENCE 2009 was hosted by the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) in Los Angeles, California, USA November 11-13, 2009.
Below is a list of the papers and presentations from the conference, in alphabetical order by author name, with links to Adobe Acrobat (.pdf) files containing each paper.
The complete program for the PRESENCE 2009 conference can be viewed here.
A gallery of photos from the event is below.
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Perceived Affordances: Why do people wear virtual cooking pots on their heads?
Kirsten Albrecht, Kristopher J. Blom and Steffi Beckhaus
The Meaning of Being There is Related to a Specific Activation in the Brain Located in the Parahypocampus
Stéphane Bouchard, Jeanne Talbot, André-Anne Ledoux, Jennifer Phillips, Matteo Cantamese and Geneviève Robillard
Social Presence in Virtual World Surveys
Elizabeth Dean, Joe Murphy and Sarah Cook
“I’m Always Touched by Your Presence, Dear”: Combining Mediated Social Touch with Morphologically Correct Visual Feedback
Antal Haans and Wijnand IJsselsteijn
The Role of Realism and Anthropomorphism in the Selection of Avatars
Mark A. Hamilton and Kristine L. Nowak
Social And Spatial Presence: An Application to Optimize Human-Computer Interaction
Karl Horvath and Matthew Lombard
Tangible Presence in Blended Reality Space
Kei Hoshi and John A Waterworth
Advertising Effects through Virtual Violence
Eui Jun Jeong, Frank Biocca and Corey Bohil
Presence and the Meaning of Life: Exploring (Tele)Presence Simulation Scenarios and their Implications
Matthew T. Jones, Matthew Lombard, and Joan Jasak
Presence and the Victims of Cybercrime in Virtual Worlds
Measuring Telepresence: The Temple Presence Inventory
Matthew Lombard, Theresa Ditton and Lisa Weinstein
Second Life as a Learning & Teaching Environment
Minhua Ma, Andreas Oikonomou and Huiru Zheng
Outsiders, Interlopers, and Employee-Identified Avatars
Victoria McArthur and Melanie Baljko
The Effect of Avatar Perception on Attributions of Source and Text Credibility
Rory P. McGloin, Kristine L. Nowak, Stephen C. Stifano and Gretta Flynn
On the Use of Adjustable Distraction as a Measure to Determine Sustained Attention during Movie Clips
Rolf Nordahl and Dannie Korsgaard
Exploring Sonic Interaction Design and Presence: Natural Interactive Walking in Porto
Rolf Nordahl, Stefania Serafin and Federico Fontana
Exploring the Role of Latency and Orchestra Placement on the Networked Performance of a Distributed Opera
Adriana Olmos, Mathieu Brulé, Nicolas Bouillot, Mitchel Benovoy, Jeff Blum, Haijian Sun, Niels Windfeld Lund and Jeremy R. Cooperstock
Self-presence Standardized: Introducing the Self-Presence Questionnaire (SPQ)
Rabindra Ayyan Ratan and Béatrice Hasler
Image vs. Sound: A Comparison of Formal Feature Effects on Presence, Video Game Enjoyment, and Player Performance
Paul Skalski, Rob Whitbred and Pete Lindmark
The Effects of Competition on Intrinsic Motivation in Exergames and the Conditional Indirect Effects of Presence
Hayeon Song, Jihyun Kim, Kelly Elizabeth Tenzek and Kwan Min Lee
Who´s there? Can a Virtual Agent Really Elicit Social Presence?
Astrid M. von der Pütten, Nicole C. Krämer and Jonathan Gratch
When Richer is Poorer: Understanding the Influence of Channel Richness and Presence on the Introduction of a Mission Statement
Robert Whitbred, Paul Skalski, Evan Lieberman and Cheryl Bracken
Spatial Presence in Dynamic Environments: Tracking the Visual Attention Allocation During Exposure
Bartholomäus Wissmath, David Weibel, Daniel Stricker and Fred W. Mast
Presence, Participation, and Political Text-on-Television: Pilot Testing a Converged Technology
Asta Zelenkauskaite and Erik Bucy