Conrad Tucker

COIL is proud to support the VR Penn State: Teaching Engineering Concepts in an Immersive Virtual Reality Environment project through our Research Initiation Grant Program.


Communicating an idea is an integral part of learning, particularly in the STEM fields where idea generation is a key element to successful solutions. This study seeks to explore whether there exists statistically significant differences… Read more »

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Project Timeline: July 2014 – December 2015
Keywords: Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, STEM

Team: Conrad Tucker, Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering and Engineering Design (Co-PI) Star Sharp, Director, Millennium Scholars Program (Co-PI) Keith Harmon, Director, Meyerhoff Scholars Program Project Background:

The objective of this research project was to investigate the adoption of immersive, online learning technologies in… Read more »

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