• We are AVR Lab Team

  • AR/VR in Medicine

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

  • AR/VR in Cultural Heritage

    to create a virtual bridge between ancient and modern culture

  • Salento AVR

    Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics International Conference

About us

The Augmented and Virtual Reality Laboratory (AVR Lab) is a research laboratory of the Dept. of Engineering for Innovation of the University of Salento. The research activities are mainly focused on 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
VR/AR in Medicine

computer – aided surgery
augmented visualization
virtual surgical simulators 

Human-Computer Interaction

man-machine interfaces
gesture-based interaction
tangible interfaces 

VR/AR in Cultural Heritage

virtual heritage
serious games 


Work in progress
Spatial Augmented Reality

We are experimenting with the use  of Video Mapping technology, one of the most innovative in Augmented Reality field, in… Read More