1st International Virtual
Manufacturing Workshop (VirMan'06)
Some Pictures from the Event
ANNOUNCEMENT ** Special Issue of Virtual Reality Journal
on "Virtual Manufacturing" ** ANNOUNCEMENT
been well over a decade of applied
of, and research into, virtual reality technologies relating to
processes. This work has been characterised by a diverse range of
engineering specialisms. It has also seen the rise and fall of a number
vendors, yet the nature and extent of sustained uptake by industry is
The goal of this workshop is to provide an opportunity for
researchers and industry practitioners to explore both the state-of-the
the state-of-the-practice in virtual reality manufacturing and design
interest include, but are not limited to:
- standards for interoperation
- benchmarks and comparisons
- historical reflections
- return on investment
- simulation and training
- design support
- process planning
Sankar Jayaram, Washington State
- Abstract submissions by 20th January 2006 (CLOSED).
- Review decisions expected by 27th January 2006 (COMPLETED).
- The full day workshop will take place on 26th March 2006.
Abstracts of not
more than 200 words to the programme
chair in a
email; not as an attachment. Please include a title, list of authors
and their affiliations and the full coordinates of the corresponding
author. In addition, please use the subject line VirMan06 in your email.
General Chair: Rick Dewar
Programme Chair: Jim Ritchie
Heriot-Watt University, UK.
- Ruth Aylett, UK.
- Rick Dewar, UK.
- Grigore Gogu, France.
- Sankar Jayaram, USA.
- Uma Jayaram, USA.
- Jim Ritchie, UK.
- John Simmons, UK.
- Doru Talaba, Romania.
|| Digital Tools
Manufacturing Group (DTMG)
from the Scottish
Manufacturing Institute (SMI).
Systems And Graphical Environments research group.