Selected Publications

Here are a few of selected publications by members of the research centre. 
These papers are indexed in IEEE, ACM and many more.

 

Harold Thwaites, Delas Santano, Human Esmaeili, Zi Siang See. (2019). A Malaysian Cultural Heritage Digital Compendium, in Journal of Digital Applications in Archaeology and Cultural Heritage. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.daach.2019.e00116 

Addison, L. & Thwaites, H. (2018). Editors. 2018 3rd Digital Heritage International Congress(Digital Heritage) held jointly with 2018 24th International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2018) IEEE Xplore, San Francisco, CA, USA. ISBN 978-1-7281-0292-4 https://doi.org/10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2018.8810086

Eugene Ch’ng ; Yiyu Cai ; Harold Thwaites. Special Issue on VR for Culture and Heritage: The Experience of Cultural Heritage with Virtual Reality: Guest Editors’ Introduction (2018).  Presence Volume: 26 , Issue: 03, Page s: iii – vi MIT Press Journals. https://doi.org/10.1162/pres_e_00302 Thwaites, H. (2018). Digital Transformations of the Cultural Imaginary, In Peter Heard Ed. Great Thinkers Great Minds, Sunway University Professorial Lecture Series, Vol 1. Sunway University Press. Pp.215-258.

Delas Santano and Harold Thwaites. (2018). Augmented Reality Storytelling: A Transmedia Exploration. 2018 3rd Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHERITAGE) held jointly with 2018 24th International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2018) IEEE. ISBN 978-1-7281-0292-4.
https://10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2018.8809996
Human Esmaeili, Harold Thwaites and Peter Woods. (2018). A conceptual User–Centered Approach to Immersive Digital Heritage Site/Museum Experiences: The Hidden Waterfall City. 2018 3rd Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHERITAGE) held jointly with 2018 24th International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2018) ISBN 978-1-7281-0292-4. https://DOI: 10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2018.8810110
Zi Siang See, Delas Santano, Matthew Sansom, Chi How Fong and Harold Thwaites (2018). Tomb of a Sultan: A VR Digital Heritage Approach. 2018 3rd Digital Heritage International Congress (DigitalHERITAGE) held jointly with 2018 24th International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2018) IEEE. ISBN 978-1-7281-0292-4. https://DOI: 10.1109/DigitalHeritage.2018.8810083

Esmaeili, H., & Thwaites, H. (2018). What Happened Here? An Immersive Virtual Story Narrated by Users. IEEE Games, Entertainment & Media Conference, Galway, Ireland. ISBN: 978-1-5386-6304-2  https://doi.org/10.1109/GEM.2018.8516506

Zi Siang See, Xia Sheng Lee, Adam Brimo, Harold Thwaites, Lizbeth Goodman (2018) MOOC for AR VR Training. 2018 IEEE Games, Entertainment, Media Conference (GEM), IEEE, https://doi.org/10.1109/GEM.2018.8516514

Esmaeili, H., Thwaites, H., & Woods, P. C. (2017, December). Workflows and Challenges Involved in Creation of Realistic Immersive Virtual Museum, Heritage, and Tourism Experiences: A Comprehensive Reference for 3D Asset Capturing. On the 13th International Conference In Signal-Image Technology & Internet-Based Systems (SITIS 2017), pp. 465-472, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/SITIS.2017.82

Esmaeili, H., Thwaites, H., & Woods, P. C., (2017). Immersive Virtual Environments for Tacit Knowledge Transfer Focusing on Gestures: A Workflow. 2017 International Conference on Virtual Systems & Multimedia (VSMM 2017), IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2017.8346255

Zi Siang See, Mohd Shahrizal Sunar, Mark Billinghurst, Arindam Dey, Delas Santano, Human Esmaeili, Harold Thwaites (2017) Exhibition Approach Using an AR and VR Pillar. Siggraph Asia 2017 Mobile Graphics and Interactive Application. https://doi.org/10.1145/3132787.3132810

Zi Siang See, Mohd Shahrizal Sunar, Mark Billinghurst, Arindam Dey, Delas Santano, Human Esmaeili, Harold Thwaites (2017) An Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality Pillar for Exhibitions: A Subjective Exploration. International Conference on Artificial Reality and Telexistence & Eurographics Symposium on Virtual Environments, Australia. http://dx.doi.org/10.2312/egve.20171342

Zi Siang See, David Blundell, Harold Thwaites (2017) Virtual Reality 360 Content Preservation for Disaster Relief. Pacific Neighborhood Consortium 2017 (PNC 2017), Taiwan. http://pnclink.org/pnc2017/Docs/PNC 2017 Virtual Reality 360 Content Preservation for Disaster Relief.pdf

Delas Santano, Zi Siang See, Chi How Fong, Harold Thwaites (2017) Aerial Virtual Reality 360 Research-Creation. International Conference on Visual Systems & Multimedia. Dublin, Ireland. 10.1109/VSMM.2017.8346262

Esmaeili, H., Woods, P.C., & Thwaites, H. (2016, October). e-Reconstruction and e-Archiving of Iconic Architectural Heritage: A Complete Example. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863195

Feinstein, K., & Morris, J. (2016, October). Developing a narrative experience in a post-media environment. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863180

Esmaeili, H., & Thwaites, H. (2016, October). Virtual photogrammetry. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863153

Santano, D., Thwaites, H., & Yahya, M. A. (2016, October). The boatbuilder of Pangkor Island. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863210

Esmaeili, H., Woods, P. C., & Thwaites, H. (2015, November). Virtual Preservation of Contemporary Architectural Heritage in Developing Countries in Absence of Protection: Digital Reconstruction, Recording, and Archiving before Complete Disappearance. In 2015 11th International Conference on Signal-Image Technology & Internet-Based Systems (SITIS), pp. 796-803. IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/SITIS.2015.115

See, Z. S., Rengganaten, V., Billinghurst, M., & Soo, S. (2016, November). Medical learning murmurs simulation with mobile audible augmented reality. In SIGGRAPH ASIA 2016 Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications (p. 4). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2999508.2999527

Esmaeili, H., Woods, P. C., & Houshangi, T. (2016, October). An overview of independent learning environments provided by self-access media: A lesson from CG industry. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863177

Santano, D., & Mustaffa, F. (2016, October). Re-imagining folklore stories in illustrated animatic. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 . IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863212

Esmaeili, H., Woods, P. C., & Omar, A. A. (2016, October). Automated network for knowledge transfer between resource management agencies: Real-time monitoring/database for household waste management in high-rise residential buildings in Malaysia. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863173

See, Z. S., Rengganaten, V., Billinghurst, M., & Soo, S. (2016, November). Mobile audible AR experience for medical learning murmurs simulation. In SIGGRAPH ASIA 2016 Mobile Graphics and Interactive Applications (p. 19). ACM. https://doi.org/10.1145/2999508.2999513

Esmaeili, H., & Woods, P. C. (2016, October). Calm down buddy! it’s just a game: Behavioral patterns observed among teamwork MMO participants in WARGAMING’s world of tanks. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863147

Lee, X. S., Yan, C. P., & See, Z. S. (2016, July). Irregular shaped building design optimization with building information modelling. In MATEC Web of Conferences (Vol. 66). EDP Sciences. https://doi.org/10.1051/matecconf/20166600027

Fong, C. H., Billinghurst, M., See, Z. S., & Esmaeili, H. (2016, October). PepperGram With Interactive Control. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016 22nd International Conference, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863172

Lee, X. S., Khamidi, M. F., See, Z. S., Lees, T. J., & Chai, C. (2016, October). Augmented reality for ndimensional building information modelling: Contextualization, Customization and Curation. In Virtual System & Multimedia (VSMM), 2016, IEEE. https://doi.org/10.1109/VSMM.2016.7863152