Using Kinect for Windows with XNA
This material, created by Rob Miles (University of Hull, United Kingdom), contains information on the Microsoft Kinect sensor bar and the Microsoft Kinect SDK. It assumes a working knowledge of the C# programming language, the XNA framework and program development using Visual Studio.
Demo, Slides, Source Code, Tutorial
Virtual Reality Therapy: Using immersive virtual reality games to help reduce suffering
Dave Patterson and Hunter Hoffman originated the technique of letting pediatric burn patients escape into virtual reality during painful medical procedures at Harborview Burn Center in Seattle (with help from Gretchen Carrougher and Sam Sharar, MD.)
Audiovisual Content, Demo, Slides
Gaming Resource Toolkit 2006: Repositioning Computer Science: Increasing Diversity and Creativity in CS Education - 1 of 2 (Video)
In this talk I will present a post-mortem of my (non-standard, but incredibly fulfilling) education in CS, AI and video games. I will describe my experiences with art and computer science education, standardized and self-guided curriculums (undergraduate and graduate alike).