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Gaming, Simulation & Visualization (VTD) 

Phone: (208) 885-7083
Fax: (208) 885-9428
E-mail: vtd@uidaho.edu

University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2491
Moscow, Idaho 83844-2491


Mars Hopper
Exploring the Red Desert Planet
The Idaho National Laboratory’s Center for Space Nuclear Research has designed nuclear-powered “hopper” technology to research the geological landscape of Mars. And John Anderson's virtual technology and design studio has created a visualization of what it will look like.
» Virtually Discovering Mars
Design Thinking
What if you were given the opportunity to redesign a local community? Or what if you were asked to redesign a piece of the American government? Our Design Thinking class is shaking up the status quo.
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A Picture Is Worth 1,000 Words
Virtual technology and design students work with civil engineering students to bolster traffic signal systems education.
» Read more about their project
Sugar-Free Paradise
Virtual Technology and design provides a new place for diabetes education.
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Sustaining Basque Culture in Boise
Virtual technology and design students and faculty are teaming up with several disciplines to create an interactive, virtual environment focusing on the Basque culture in Boise, Idaho.
» Read more about Basque culture
Art and Architecture in Washington D.C.
High-level audiences in the nation's capitol are taking in the creative work of University of Idaho art and architecture students.
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