Virtual reality: immersed in the structural world

Aimee McCabe, Daniel McPolin

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Virtual reality is a rapidly emerging technology, driven by the computer gaming industry. The maturity of the concept, combined with modern hardware, is delivering an experience which offers a useful commercial tool for industry and educators. This article discusses the uses of virtual reality within structural engineering and provides an understanding of how it can be incorporated easily and efficiently for design purposes and beyond.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20-23
Number of pages4
JournalThe Structural Engineer
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 27 Feb 2015


  • Virtual Reality Structural Engineering Design


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