Support

Active Support

Florida Hospital, Florida Hospital Endowed Chair in Healthcare Simulation, held by Professor Gregory Welch.
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, (PIs: 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), 2017.
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 SBIR: Combat Casualty Care Augmented Reality Intelligent Training System (C3ARESYS), (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.