Projects

All the experiments currently listed on the site

Experiments you can participate in:

Listed on Experiment title Duration Type Compensation Details
28/07/2022 The Trip Not stated unpaid
08/06/2022 TurnDaDial Short (0 - 19 min) lottery £40 amazon voucher
19/05/2022 Test a new text input (keyboard) style for XR! Long (45+ mins) compensated $50 Amazon gift card
30/11/2021 Learning Neural Pathways in AR mobile application Long (45+ mins) unpaid
24/11/2021 Lifestyle assessment survey Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
15/11/2021 Security and Privacy Issues In XR Focus Group Long (45+ mins) unpaid
20/10/2021 VRJam Revisited Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
14/10/2021 Quiz Study Short (0 - 19 min) lottery Lottery: 1x£100, 5x£20
12/10/2021 Adaptive Control of an Assistive Robot Arm Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated 10€
10/10/2021 3D Searching Study Long (45+ mins) compensated $50 in Amazon Gift Card
23/09/2021 Physically Interactive RDW Experience Design Long (45+ mins) compensated $20 Amazon.com gift card
30/07/2021 Virtual Reality Behaviour Change study Long (45+ mins) unpaid
20/07/2021 Learning Anatomy of the Brain Using AR-based Mobile Application Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
19/07/2021 Understanding Communication Technology and Social Behavior Long (45+ mins) compensated $100
19/07/2021 VR Smart Speaker Concepts – Privacy and Usability Long (45+ mins) unpaid
05/07/2021 Continuous Travel via a Multi-View in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
29/06/2021 Experiences and Attitudes towards the Safety Boundaries in Virtual Reality Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
04/06/2021 Narrative Engagement in Interactive Cinematic VR Experiences Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
18/05/2021 Game Inventory Systems in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
06/05/2021 Suitability of Reward Systems in VR Games Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
30/03/2021 A brief survey on locomotion interfaces and methods Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
23/03/2021 Exploring Academic Literature in VR Long (45+ mins) unpaid
19/03/2021 Social Presence Study Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated Euro 15
11/03/2021 Reducing motion sickness in VR using different movement mechanics Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
10/03/2021 An online study exploring learning from Digital Agents (Avatars) Medium (20 - 44 mins) lottery £20 Amazon voucher prize draw
08/03/2021 WebXR Search Interfaces Study (immediate participation available) Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
08/03/2021 High Intensity Circuit Training in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) lottery 50€ Amazon Gift Card to one of the participants
03/01/2021 Learning Japanese in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated Participants paid £11/$14/€12
03/01/2021 Virtual experience in the museum Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
14/12/2020 Networked Music Performance in Virtual Reality Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
02/12/2020 Survey: User Experience of Virtual Reality Headsets and stopping points Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
01/12/2020 “Dead Science”: Orientation and Minimaps in Small Spaces Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
25/11/2020 Circle Tracer: how can circle drawing be used in the assessment of movement? Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
19/11/2020 VR Museum Visit Research Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
16/11/2020 Teamwork in a Co-operative Video Game (PAYDAY 2) – Looking for VR players! Long (45+ mins) unpaid
13/11/2020 Hazard Perception Study for drivers (Oculus Go) Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
12/11/2020 Investigating Floating Based Seated Navigation Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated 10£ amazon vouchers (in the currency of their local region)
08/11/2020 Playtests for a VR student game! Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
07/11/2020 Effects of virtual natural/urban environments on well-being and cognition Long (45+ mins) lottery Chance to win 1 out of 3 £40.00 Amazon vouchers. (Please email researcher to be entered into this prize draw).
02/10/2020 Transformative Change in Virtual Reality: A Mixed Methods Inquiry Long (45+ mins) unpaid
15/09/2020 Online Manchester Soundscape Experiment Not stated unpaid
08/09/2020 Evaluation of VR interaction technique representations Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated $15 Amazon e-gift card
05/09/2020 Relationship between embodiment and agency in a VR assembly application Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
21/08/2020 VR + Robotics for Human-Robot Interaction Not stated unpaid
31/07/2020 PERSPECTIVES Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
25/07/2020 Health Representations in Virtual Reality Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
06/07/2020 Sensory Substitution in XR Not stated unpaid
03/07/2020 Group game in RecRoom Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
11/06/2020 VR Office Study Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated $6 Amazon gift card

Experiments no longer taking participants:

Listed on Experiment title Duration Type Compensation Details
17/11/2021 Authentication on Public Displays: User Study Long (45+ mins) compensated € 15 Amazon voucher, adjusted to your local currency, e.g. USD ($) or GBP (£)
09/09/2021 Wayfinding in Virtual Reality Long (45+ mins) compensated $/£10 Amazon Voucher
06/08/2021 Online survey on Augmented Reality Navigation Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated $10 Amazon gift card (US participants only)
01/07/2021 Social VR Study Long (45+ mins) compensated $5 Amazon gift card + chance to win an Oculus Quest 2
27/04/2021 Authentication schemes in VR using HTC Vive Pro Long (45+ mins) compensated 10€
06/04/2021 Wayfinding Evaluation in Virtual Environments (Quest) Short (0 - 19 min) lottery Amazon Gift Card for USD $50 to the winner of raffle
06/04/2021 Wayfinding Evaluation In Virtual Environments (Web) Short (0 - 19 min) lottery Amazon Gift Card for USD $50 to the winner of raffle
22/03/2021 Navigating mazes with 4 locomotion methods. Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated £10 compensation (Amazon voucher, in the currency of your local region).
11/02/2021 Navigation Interfaces Research Study Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated $10 Amazon gift card
14/12/2020 Reverberant audio in a VR Horror game Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid £10
04/09/2020 Health Interfaces in VR Shooters Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated 10€/12$ via Paypal
01/09/2020 Evaluation of Human-Computer Interaction Techniques Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated $15 Amazon gift card
16/08/2020 Investigating Skills Training in Immersive Virtual Environments Not stated lottery $20 prize draw
13/08/2020 Animal Embodiment in VR Short (0 - 19 min) unpaid
04/08/2020 Skills training in non-immersive virtual environments Not stated unpaid
07/07/2020 Surveying researcher approaches + attitudes to remote XR experiments Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
06/07/2020 Online VR Stop-Task Not stated unpaid
04/07/2020 Audio in a Virtual Reality Game Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
04/07/2020 Immersive Storytelling in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
19/06/2020 VR Distance Judgement Experiment (€5 giftcard reward for Oculus Rift & Rift S) Medium (20 - 44 mins) compensated €5 giftcard for Steam or Amazon
23/04/2020 VR + Japanese Language Memorisation Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
22/04/2020 Hand-tracking vs Controller-tracking Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid
21/04/2020 Speed perception in VR Medium (20 - 44 mins) unpaid