2nd Annual International Workshop on Presence
April 6-7, 1999
Colchester, UK

[ PROCEEDINGS ISBN 90-386-1571-X ]

PRESENCE 1999 took place at the University of Essex in Colchester, UK April 6-7, 1999.

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.

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Trust in Shared Virtual Environments: The Example of Active Worlds
Ann-Sofie Axelsson and Ralph Schroeder

Measuring Presence through Television – TAPESTRIES review
Jonathan Freeman, Steve E. Avons, Wijnand IJsselsteijn and Huib de Ridder

Investigation of Sheet Bending using Mass-Spring Systems within a Virtual Environment
B.S. Mahal, D.E.R. Clark & J.E.L. Simmons

Between real and unreal: Investigating Presence and Task Performance
Katerina Mania & Alan Chalmers

Some Topics Concerning 3D Virtual Environments for Learning and the Concept of Presence
Nuno R. P. Otero

Presence in Multimodal Interfaces
Eva-Lotta Sallnäs

Decomposing the Sense of Presence: Factor Analytic Insights
Thomas Schubert, Frank Friedmann and Holger Regenbrecht

Participatory Immersive Drama – A Media Paradigm for the Next Century
Sharon Springel

Critical Ratios as Behavioural Indices of Presence
Pieter Jan Stappers, John M. Flach and Fred A. Voorhorst

The Visual Cliff Revisited: A Virtual Presence Study on Locomotion
Martin Usoh, Kevin Arthur, Mary Whitton, Rui Bastos, Anthony Steed, Fred Brooks and Mel Slater

Understanding the Role of Presence in Virtual Learning Environments
Denise Whitelock and Anne Jelfs

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