Creating Virtual Reality e-resources for European Sustainable Education in circular bioeconomy with bio-based products Hasselt University
The project aims to investigate how abstract conceptual understanding that is taught in formal chemistry, chemical technology courses and practical sessions of Leuven Curricula can be supported and complemented with playful e-learning for secondary-school and university students. In order to achieve this, AR, VR, and mixed reality models will be developed to couple theoretical chemical concepts with practical experience. More specifically, ...
Faster assembly and maintenance through augmented reality Hasselt University
Millions of children endure painful medical events annually, such as vaccinations, blood sampling, minor surgery or invasive examinations – understandably, a scary prospect for children. Their fear of a potentially painful treatment can make treatment difficult and lead to anxiety before any medical intervention, even in adult life.
Pain is a vital sign that needs addressing, according to the Joint Commission on Accreditation of ...
A silenced reality on the way to the United Kingdom: Sexual violence in male migrants in transit in Belgium and France Ghent University
The omnipresence of male sexual violence during migration urges the need to study the impact of sexual violence on different health aspects of male migrants on the English Channel route in Belgium and France. A longitudinal and mixed-method study design will be applied. Methodologies include ethnographic fieldwork, qualitative interviews and Ecological Momentary Assessments with male migrants and focus-groups with practitioners.
A silenced reality on the way to the United Kingdom: sexual violence in male migrants in transit in Belgium and France Ghent University
Contrary to gender stereotypes portraying male migrants as dangerous, hypersexual and invulnerable, research indicates male migrants face high risks to experience sexual violence. With sexual victimization rates reaching up to 37,20% in male migrants in transit in Morocco, sexual violence seems to be particularly common along the route and in transit. This regularity of male sexual violence has recently been reported in migrants in transit on ...
Ho Chi Minh City branding towards walkability and children-friendly mobility: A comparative study between on-site survey and virtual reality on how the walkability affects city branding and traffic safety Hasselt University
A linguistic analysis of indexical markers of identity in Flemish job interviews in a changing recruitment context: A sociolinguistic-pragmatic mixed methods study KU Leuven
Mixed-reality environment for training teams in joint investigative interrogation-Intelligent interrogation training simulator. KU Leuven
Interrogations of suspects in international crime are very difficult and require sophisticated skills, familiarity with different -cultures, laws and methods, and cross-border teamwork. Training law enforcement agents on how to conduct such interrogations is the key to fighting these crimes.
LAW-TRAIN applies an interdisciplinary approach for international criminal interrogations. It will unify the methodology for such interrogations ...