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Peter Willemsen

Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science (Duluth)

Elizabeth Wilson

Peter Willemsen

Contact

331 Heller Hall (Duluth campus)
218-726-6228
willemsn@d.umn.edu
Willemsen’s UMD page

Research Projects

Willemsen’s ITS research page

Summary

Peter Willemsen’s research interests include perception and computer graphics, simulation, and environment representation for virtual environments. He runs the Virtual Environment Interaction and Simulation at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. The lab equipment provides an interactive, immersive experience in which people are able to walk around using their own locomotive abilities in a simulated 3D space.

Willemsen has a Ph.D. from the University of Iowa.