We are a multi-specialized team

About us

The AVR Lab is a research laboratory of the Dept. of Engineering for Innovation of the University of Salento. The research activities of the Augmented and Virtual Reality Laboratory (AVR Lab) are mainly focused on the use of  Virtual and Augmented Reality technologies in medicine and surgery, cultural heritage and education.  The AVR Lab is also engaged in the design and development of advanced human-machine interfaces.

Research Fields
AR/VR in Medicine

to support surgeons in diagnosis, preoperative planning, intraoperative procedures and training

Human-Computer Interaction

to design and develop advanced human-machine interfaces for improving the user's performances

VR/AR in Cultural Heritage

to create a virtual bridge between ancient and modern culture