User Experiences in Virtual Reality Environments Navigation Based on Simple Knowledge Organization Systems

  • David Martin-MoncunillEmail author
  • Paulo Alonso Gaona-García
  • Kevin Gordillo-Orjuela
  • Carlos Enrique Montenegro-Marin
Conference paper
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 657)


During last decades, there has been concern on organizing the information in order to make it more understandable. Many organizations are focused on providing a better classification in such a way that information will be understood by humans and allow a rapid access to resources. This article is intended to present a proposal to strengthen the uses of virtual reality based on simple knowledge representation schemes, in order to provide an environment for navigation through concepts of a given knowledge area that will enable a virtual learning environment. Finally, outcomes from this survey are presented by TAM testing in order to perform validation mechanisms for the proposal.


3D navigational interfaces SKOS Simple knowledge organization systems TAM Virtual reality Visual interfaces 



Authors are grateful to the Universidad Distrital Francisco José de Caldas, for supporting these results through research projects call 11/2016, by CIDC Research Center.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • David Martin-Moncunill
    • 1
    Email author
  • Paulo Alonso Gaona-García
    • 2
  • Kevin Gordillo-Orjuela
    • 2
  • Carlos Enrique Montenegro-Marin
    • 2
  1. 1.Computer ScienceUniversity of AlcaláAlcalá de HenaresSpain
  2. 2.Faculty of EngineeringUniversidad Distrital Francisco José de CaldasBogotáColombia

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