Support

Active Support

Florida Hospital, Florida Hospital Endowed Chair in Healthcare Simulation, held by Professor Gregory Welch.
Office of Naval Research, Enhanced Perception and Cognition in Augmented Reality (EPiC AR), (PIs: G. Welch; co-PI: G. Bruder. PM: Dr. Peter Squire), 2018–2021.
S. A. Photonics/U.S. Air Force, Blended Reality Solution for Live, Virtual, and Constructive Field Training STTR-Phase 1, (UCF PI: G. Welch; UCF co-PI: G. Bruder), 2018
National Science Foundation, CHS: Medium: Physical-Virtual Patient Bed for Healthcare Training and Assessment, (PIs: G. Welch, J. Cendan, L. Gonzalez. NSF PD: L. M. Stanley (IIS CHS)), 2016–2019.
National Science Foundation, REU Site: Research Experiences in the Internet of Things, (PIs: D. Turgut, Y. Jin, G. Welch (Investigator) et al., 2016–2019.
Bert W. Martin Foundation, TeachLivE™ elementary classroom, (PI: L. Dieker, co-PIs: M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes), 2016-2017.
Lockheed Martin Corporation, Improving Augmented Reality Technology, (PIs: J. LaViola, G. Welch, M. Butler), 2016–2017.
Office of Naval Research. DURIP: Transportable Human-Surrogate Interaction System (THuSIS), (PI: G. Welch, co-PIs: C. E. Hughes, A. Raij. PM: Dr. Peter Squire), 2018.
Office of Naval Research, Human-Surrogate Interaction, (PIs: G. Welch (UCF), J. Bailenson (Stanford University); co-PIs: C. E. Hughes, A. Nagendran. PM: Dr. Peter Squire), 2014–2017.
National Science FoundationArbor: Comparative Analysis Workflows for Tree of Life, (PIs: L. Harmon, C. E. Hughes, W. Turner), 2012-2017.
SoarTech/Department of the Army: Combat Casualty Care Augmented Reality Intelligent Training System (C3ARESYS) SBIR-Phase I, (UCF PIs: G. Welch, F. Guido-Sanz), 2016.

Previous Support

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, TeachLivETM, (PIs: L. Dieker, co-PIs: M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes). 2012-2016.


Bert W. Martin Foundation, TeachLivE™ Avatar Proposal for an elementary classroom and student with autism, (PIs: L. Dieker, co-PIs: M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes). 2015-2016.


Bert W. Martin Foundation, TeachLivE™ Avatar Proposal for a student with autism and a student with intellectual disabilities, (PIs: L. Dieker, co-PIs: M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes). 2014-2015.


National Science Foundation via University of Illinois, Meteor Year 3, (PI: E. Smith, co-PI: C. E. Hughes). 2013-2015.


Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationTeachLivETM, (PIs: L. Dieker, M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes), 2012-2015.


Support for Mixed Reality Learning Project, (PIs: R. Lindgren, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, E. Smith, S. Gallagher), 2012-2015. (Internal)


National Science FoundationReducing Alcohol Use among College Students Using Digital Puppetry, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, Tom Hall), joint with Weill Cornell College of Medicine, 2011-2015.


Office of Naval ResearchDURIP: A Physical-Virtual Human-Robot Interaction System for Training, Education and Rehabilitation, (PIs: Greg Welch, C. E. Hughes, Arjun Nagendran), 2012-2014.


National Endowment for the Humanities, Journey beyond the Fairs, (PIs: L. Walters, C. E. Hughes, D. Hughes), 2011-2014


National Science FoundationMetaphor-Based Learning of Physics Concepts through Whole-Body Interaction in a Mixed Reality Science Center Exhibit, (PIs: R. Lindgren, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, E. Smith, S. Gallagher), 2011-2014.


Office of Naval Research3D Display and Capture of Humans for Live Virtual Training, (PIs: Greg Welch, C. E. Hughes), 2011-2014.


National Science FoundationInterconnections: Revisiting the Future, (PIs: L. Walters, C. E. Hughes, D. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, S. Fiore, M. Adams, D. Mapes, E. Smith), 2009-2014.


New Schools Venture Fund, TeachLivE™, (PIs: M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes, L. Dieker), 2013.


Army PEO-STRI (via Cole Engineering Services), Joint Urban Capabilities Design, (PI: C. E. Hughes, co-PI: Lori Walters), 2013.


U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Intergovernmental Personnel Act Agreement for Charles Hughes, (PI: C. E. Hughes), 2012-2013.


Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationTeachLivETM, (PIs: L. Dieker, M. Hynes, C. E. Hughes), 2011-2013.


National Institutes of Health, ARRA: Using Mixed Reality to build peer resistance skills in Latina middle schoolers, (PIs: Anne Norris, C. E. Hughes, D. Nickerson), 2010-2013.


National Science Foundation, EAGER: Efficient control and transmission of digital puppetry, (PIs: C. E. Hughes), 2010-2013.


West Virginia UniversityTeachME Classroom Sessions and Software Program Services, (PIs: L. Dieker, C. E. Hughes, M. Hynes), 2010-2012.


Old Dominion University Research FoundationTeachME, (PIs: L. Dieker, C. E. Hughes, M. Hynes), 2010-2012.


National Science FoundationWater’s Journey through the Everglades, (PIs: E. Smith, C. E. Hughes, L. Walters, K. Kitalong, M. Johnson), 2007-2012.


Army RDECOMMixed Reality Immersion Research, (PIs: E. Smith, C. E. Hughes), 2010-2011.


Utah State UniversityTeachME, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), 2009-2011.


University of Wisconsin MilwaukeeTeachME Classroom Sessions and Software Program Agreement, (PIs: L. Dieker, C. E. Hughes, M. Hynes), 2011.


Western Michigan UniversityTeachME, (PIs: L. Dieker, C. E. Hughes, M.), 2011.


National Science FoundationDRU: Cognition in Natural Environments: Using Simulated Scenarios in Complex Decision Making Experiments, (PIs: G. Harrison, S. Fiore, C. E. Hughes, E. Salas, S. Burke, S. Pattanaik, E. Rutström, C. B. Stapleton, J. Weishampel), 2006-2010.


I4 High Tech CorridorDeveloping a Mixed Reality Rehabilitation System, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), 2008- National Science Foundation,STTR Phase II: Developing a Mixed Reality Rehabilitation System, (UCF PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), joint with Virtual Reality Medical Center, 2008-2010.


National Science FoundationGRA VRMC Fellowship, (UCF PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), 2007-2010.


Army RDECOM via ISTMR MOUT Revitalization, (PIs: E. Smith, C. E. Hughes, D. Mapes, D. Hughes), 2008-2009.


ARI via NAVAIRVirtual Technologies and Environments (VIRTE) for Advanced Research on Agents and Teams, (PIs: D. Nicholson, S. Burke, S. Fiore, C. E. Hughes, G. Martin, J. Rolland, E. Salas, E. Smith), 2006-2009.


Pre-Visualization of Content Creation and User Experience for Free-Choice Learning Venues, (PIs: Joseph LaViola, C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), 2008. (Internal)


National Endowment for the HumanitiesCome Back to the Fair, (PIs: L. Walters, C. E. Hughes, K. Kitalong), 2007-2008.


Air Force Office of Scientific Research, SBIR Phase I: A Mixed Reality System for Cognitive Rehabilitation of Traumatic Brain Injuries, (UCF PIs: C. E. Hughes, C. Fidopiastis, D. Hughes, D. Mapes, E. Smith), joint with Virtual Reality Medical Center, 2007-2008.


I4 High Tech CorridorDeveloping a Mixed Reality Rehabilitation System for Stroke Patients, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), 2007-2008.


National Science FoundationSTTR Phase I: Developing a Mixed Reality Rehabilitation System, (UCF PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith), joint with Virtual Reality Medical Center, 2007.


Army RDE CommandEvaluating the Impact of Mixed Reality on Human Performance and Interaction with Adolescents and Young Adults, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, E. Smith, C. Stapleton), 2007.


Department of EducationSBIR Phase I: The Virtual STAR Classroom Simulator, (UCF PIs: E. Smith, C. E. Hughes, L. Dieker, M. Hynes), subcontract from Simiosys LLC, 2006.


Army Research InstituteARIVirtual Environment Research Testbed, (PIs: G. Martin, C. E. Hughes, J. Daly, E. Smith), 2005-2006.


Office of Naval Research DURIP Defense University Research Instrumentation ProgramMixed Reality: Anytime, Anywhere, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, S. Pattanaik, C. Stapleton, H. Foroosh), 2004-2005.


Office of Naval ResearchResearch in Augmented and Virtual Environment Systems: Pervasive Computing in Augmented and Mixed Reality, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, B. Goldiez, S. Teicher), 2003-2005.


Office of Naval ResearchResearch in Augmented and Virtual Environment Systems: Rendering, (PIs: S. N. Pattanaik, C. E. Hughes, J. P. Rolland, V. Sims, E. Reinhard), 2003-2005.


Office of Naval ResearchResearch in Augmented and Virtual Environment Systems: Content, (PIs: C. B. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes), 2003-2005.


Office of Naval ResearchResearch in Augmented and Virtual Environment Systems: Battlefield Augmented Reality System, (PIs: B. Goldiez, C. E. Hughes, C. B. Stapleton, K. Garfield), 2003-2005.


Army RDE CommandThe Enhancement of MOUT Training with Mixed Reality and Theme Park Technology, (PIs: C. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell), 2001-2005.


Association to Preserve Eatonville CommunityCarol Mundy Digital Archive Prototype Project, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell), 2003-2004.


Silicon GraphicsOpenIR Development, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes), 2003.


Canon Mixed Reality LabsMixed Reality Infotainment, (PIs: C. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, C. Ford), 2003.


Improved Tracking for Scientific and Creative Research in Mixed Reality, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, S. Pattanaik, H. Foroosh, J. M. Moshell, C. Stapleton), 2003. (Internal)


Canon Mixed Reality LabsMR Canon IAAPA, (PIs: C. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell), 2002.


Canon Mixed Reality LabsMixed Reality Tests for Nickelodeon Studios, (PIs: C. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell), 2002.


Army STRICOMThe Enhancement of Training in Virtual and Mixed Reality Environments with Realistic Vegetation, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, V. Sims, J. Weishampel), 2002-2003.


Army STRICOMPopulating a MOUT Facility with Spatially Registered Features: The Virtual Backlot, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, C. Stapleton, A. Cortes), 2002-2003.


Army STRICOMTracking Systems for Multiplayer Mixed Reality, (PIs: C. Stapleton, C. E. Hughes, J. M. Moshell, A. Cortes), 2002-2003.


Army STRICOMVirtual Object Rendering and Registration for Mixed Reality MOUT, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton, S. Pattanaik, J. Malala), 2002-2003.


National Science FoundationAugmented Reality and Interactive Distributed Physical Modeling, (PIs: J. Rolland, C. E. Hughes, R. Parsons), 2000-2003.


Augmented Reality and Interactive Distributed Physical Modeling, (PIs: J. Rolland, C. E. Hughes, R. Parsons, 2000-2003. (Internal) - Supplement to NSF grant.


Cultural ByWays, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton), 2001-2002. (Internal)


Army STRICOMAutomatic Construction and Evaluation of Efficient Databases for Virtual Simulation from SEDRIS Data, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes, A. Cortes, V. Sims, G. Schiavone), 2000-2002.


Automatic Construction and Evaluation of Efficient Databases for Virtual Simulation from SEDRIS Data, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes, A. Cortes, V. Sims, G. Schiavone), 2000-2002. (Internal) – Supplement to Army grant.


Orlando Science CenterMeasure Me – An Interactive Exhibit, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton), 2000-2002.


Measure Me – An Interactive Exhibit, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton), 2000-2002. (Internal)


EarthEchoes: Reinventing Community through Technology, Story and Culture, (PIs: C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton), 2000-2001. (Internal)


Interactive Digital Storytelling Festival, (PIs: S. VanWagenen, C. E. Hughes, C. Stapleton), 2000-2001. (Internal)


I-4 Corridor Initiative and Real3DDeveloping Content for the Virtual Theme Park, (PIs: J. M. Moshell, C. E. Hughes), 1999-2000.