The research activities of the Augmented and Virtual Reality Laboratory (AVR Lab) are mainly focused on eXtended Reality (XR) in Medicine and Surgery, Cultural Heritage and Education. The eXtended Reality (XR) is an umbrella term representing Virtual Reality (VR), Augmented Reality (AR) and Mixed Reality (MR).

AVR Lab is also engaged in the design and development of advanced human-machine interfaces.
AVR Lab is a member of the European Association for eXtended Reality (EuroXR).

AVR Lab has organized the eight editions of the International Conference on Augmented Reality, Virtual Reality and Computer Graphics (SALENTO AVR).

Currently the AVR Lab has started the new cycle of the International Conference on eXtended Reality (XR SALENTO). The first edition of XR Salento was in July 2022.

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