Tagged: China

CITIES IN TURMOIL: H-GIS AND URBAN LIFE IN MODERN CHINA 0

CITIES IN TURMOIL: H-GIS AND URBAN LIFE IN MODERN CHINA

The Institut d’Asie Orientale is hosting the second workshop on historical GIS and Chinese urban studies in Lyon on 7-9 November 2012. The workshop will take place at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon...

iVS at Shanghai Expo (VI): On the Chinese World Wide Web 0

iVS at Shanghai Expo (VI): On the Chinese World Wide Web

Following the article published in the Shanghai Evening Post (新闻晚报), the iVS project has received nation-wide attention and circulation on the Chinese World Wide Web.  To check it out, simply type (or copy) “时光地图”...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (V) 0

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (V)

The iVS (Immersive Virtual Shanghai) installation makes newspaper headline in Shanghai! The Shanghai daily 新闻晚报 (Shanghai Evening Post) advertised a full reportage on iVS by Li Yineng (李一能) on its front page. The newspaper...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (IV) 0

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (IV)

The SuperStar Company (Duxiu) took advantage of the presentation of iVS at the Shanghai Expo to ask Christian Henriot to produce a one-hour “virtual class” on Virtual Shanghai and iVS. The purpose of these...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (III) 0

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (III)

On August 18, Rhône-Alpes T.V. interviewed and filmed Gérald Foliot (Institut des Sciences de l’Homme) and Christian Henriot (Institut d’Asie Orientale) for a reportage on iVS to be shown on the web site of...

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (II) 2

Virtual Shanghai at 2010 Shanghai Expo (II)

IVS is an application of virtual reality designed to allow navigation in and interaction with the visual and cartographic data of Virtual Shanghai in a 3-D environment. Its objectives can be defined as: –...