Rehabilitation: Smart physical training in virtual reality

A new system in a virtual training room is helping users to practice and improve sports exercises and other motor activities: six research groups from the Cluster of Excellence Cognitive Interaction Technology (CITEC) at Bielefeld University are working on the ICSPACE project to develop this virtual coaching space.


Photo: Person exercising in virtual coaching space; Copyright: CITEC/Universität Bielefeld

A virtual coach, which is part of the new coaching system, instructs a user how to do a squat; © CITEC/Bielefeld University