Mark Bolas Explains Virtual Reality for Time.Com

Published: January 23, 2015
Category: News

Time, in an article on how virtual reality headsets work, featured Mark Bolas of the USC Institute for Creative Technologies. The story noted his lab “is a major reason why we’re seeing a boom in virtual reality today” and that his team has included Scott Fisher, who directed NASA’s earliest VR efforts and Palmer Luckey, who founded Oculus VR. The story also mentioned a 2011 breakthrough at Bolas’ lab that allowed VR displays to expand their fields of view. The story covered FOV2GO, a free template for constructing VR eyepieces using cardboard and a smartphone.