Distributed and Collaborative Virtual Environments Research (DISCOVER) Laboratory

University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario
What the facility does

Enhancement of human-human communication through multimedia and virtual-environment technologies

Area(s) of Expertise

Research at the DISCOVER Lab is directed toward the enhancement of human-human communication through multimedia technology, virtual environments, and games. Through our many projects, we are developing new ideas and technology that will make easy-to-use virtual environments a reality.

Research Services

3-D modelling, computer-aided virtual environment (CAVE), High Definition Video Conferencing

Sectors of Application
  • Information and communication technologies and media

Name of specialized lab

Name of equipment

DISCOVER Lab

IBM DCV, CAVE, Magor and other equipment

  • Cisco
  • Huawei
  • Magor
  • Ubique
  • IBM
  • CAE
  • Nokia
  • Espial