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dc.contributor.authorGabel, Jenny
dc.contributor.authorBerns, Christof
dc.contributor.authorBosch, Sebastian
dc.contributor.authorEickmeyer, Jost
dc.contributor.authorHarter-Uibopuu, Kaja
dc.contributor.authorMartin, Nathalie
dc.contributor.authorOsthof, Ann Lauren
dc.contributor.authorSteiger, Johann Anselm
dc.contributor.authorSteinicke, Frank
dc.date.accessioned2022-04-02T17:06:27Z
dc.date.available2022-04-02T17:06:27Z
dc.date.issued2022
dc.identifier.issn2196-6826
dc.identifier.urihttp://dl.gi.de/handle/20.500.12116/38577
dc.description.abstractWriting is an essential cultural technique, and the resulting artefacts are an important part of cultural heritage. The Cluster of Excellence ‘Understanding Written Artefacts’ is an interdisciplinary and cross-cultural long-term project dedicated to studying so-called ‘written artefacts (WA)’. Our work introduces immersive technologies such as virtual, augmented, and mixed reality to the research cluster for the first time. In this paper, we outline the scope of our research project and present our current implementations of immersive applications based on two scenarios involving inscribed spaces. So far, immersive technologies have not been used in academia to create research focused applications for exploring, analysing, and understanding WA within their inscribed space, including providing access to appropriate spatial and temporal contexts. Thus, we collaborate closely with researchers from the humanities to create interactive and immersive applications for the novel field of WA research. The results of our preliminary user study show high ratings in the sense of presence in the virtual environments and indicate that immersive spatial context could add new perspectives for understanding WA. We hope to provide valuable insights on the design of immersive applications to support future research in novel fields.en
dc.language.isoen
dc.publisherDe Gruyter
dc.relation.ispartofi-com: Vol. 21, No. 1
dc.subjectHuman-computer interaction
dc.subjectvirtual reality
dc.subjectmixed reality
dc.subjectaugmented reality
dc.subjectinteractive systems and tools
dc.subjectuser-centered design
dc.subjectdigital humanities
dc.titleImmersive Inscribed Spaces – Bringing Virtuality to Written Artefacts for Humanitiesen
dc.typeText/Journal Article
dc.pubPlaceBerlin
mci.reference.pages7-18
dc.identifier.doi10.1515/icom-2022-0012


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