VR at the ARC

Published: 3 May 2023

Explore the possibilities of virtual reality (VR), University of Glasgow, Tues 11th June, 6-7.45pm, No booking required, Free

Experience a guided virtual reality (VR) tour of the heart. Quiz your knowledge of heart anatomy and function. Learn about the exciting Mathematics that researchers use to study and predict cardiac activity and control heart disorders. ARC-XR is a cutting-edge collection of immersive technology, housed within the ARC (Advanced Research Centre) at the University of Glasgow. We are opening the space for you to drop in and explore some incredible examples of research and applications of virtual reality (VR) tech. Take a VR tour of the heart with the School of Mathematics & Statistics. You can then examine a gigantic 10 meter long cardiac myocyte cell in VR, with the School of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Health, watch it beating and add drugs to speed it up and slow it down. You can even look inside it!

Venue: University of Glasgow, Advanced Research Centre (ARC), VR Suite, 11 Chapel Lane, Glasgow, G11 6EW
Date: Tues 11th June
Time: 6-7:45pm
Booking: No Booking Required
Cost: Free

First published: 3 May 2023