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Enjoy a Virtual Tour of the Heavens and a Visualization System courtesy of Mitaka

2014-6-7 (Sat) 1:30 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.

In this event, through the use of a large-scale visualization apparatus and a simulation created by the software Mitaka employing a huge amount of visual astronomical data, you'll be able to virtually experience viewing space. (This is being held in ACTIVE Studio, 2F, Knowledge Capital, Grand Front Osaka.)

The Cybermedia Center, making use of high resolution three-dimensional equipment, conducts visualization of scientific data and results of its analysis, information visualization, and visualization analysis, also conducts outreach by introducing such findings, in an easy-to-understand way, for the average person.

This event, making use of astronomical data analysis and visualization software Mitaka, creates a virtual reality accessible to the average person. For details on this event, please read the information below and also on the poster.


• 1:30 ~ 2:15 p.m. -- "Visualization of Astronomical Observation Data by Mitaka" -- KATO Tsunehiko, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University

• 2:15 ~ 2:30 p.m. -- Introduction of Visualization Service, Osaka University -- SHIMOJO Shinji, Cybermedia Center

(Venue will change to 9th floor of Tower C -- advance registration required)
• 2:40 ~ 3:40 p.m. -- Tour showing the large-scale visualization system of Osaka University

In ACTIVE Studio, you'll be able to continue enjoying experiencing Mitaka
• 2:30 ~ 3:40 p.m. -- "Experience a virtual tour of the heavens with Mitaka" -- KATO Seiichi, General Education Center, Hyogo University of Health Sciences

Date: 2014-6-7 (Sat) 1:30 p.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Organizer: Cybermedia Center
Venue: ACTIVE Studio, 2F, Knowledge Capital, Grand Front Osaka
Registration: Online registration is required. Go to the link found on the flyer (for download below).
Contact: Head of Visualization Service, Cybermedia Center, Osaka University

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