Why Virtual Humans?
- Avatars in shared spaces
- Games / entertainment
- Film / broadcast animation - virtual actors
- Virtual conferencing
- Clothes fitting / fashion industry and retail
- Training for any
physical task, see EAI's
Why Use Digital
- Design, prototyping
& ergonomics testing of products
- Medical simulation and education
- Application agents: PowerPoint plug-ins, screensavers, email readers, etc.
ultimately and generally:
- New paradigms in human computer interaction