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When we think of the concept of ‘living in the future’, there is perhaps no technology that encapsulates this more than virtual reality (VR) and other immersive media. 

Published 05/01/2024
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Silvia chats to us about how her interest in multimedia developed, her experience doing a PhD at EEE and her current research on user behaviour in virtual reality (VR).

Published 27/11/2023
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UCL Electronic and Electrical Engineering PhD alumni, Silvia Rossi, received the ACM SIGMM Award for her thesis on user interactivity in VR systems.

Published 27/11/2023
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Researcher Silvia Rossi (DIS group) has been awarded the SIGMM 2023 award for outstanding PhD thesis during the ACM International conference on Multimedia (ACM MM 2023) in Ottawa, Canada.

Published 21/11/2023
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Research carried out by the Distributed and Interactive Systems (DIS) group from Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) has resulted in contributions to this year's ACM Multimedia Conference.

Published 31/10/2023
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Our researchers try to make the VR world a better place. With technology improving fast, they are tackling some of the main challenges in their area. This series addresses a couple of these challenges. Part 2: personal space and navigation.

Published 19/10/2023
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During the Dutch Media Week, postdoctoral researcher Silvia Rossi was one of the speakers at the program Cross Media Café on Spatial computing. She brought a scientific perspective talking about her work on understanding user behaviour in XR.

Published 17/10/2023
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