Artifact Details

Title

From the Archives: Ivan Sutherland: "Virtual reality before it had that name"

Catalog Number

102781091

Type

Audio

Date

2019-02-12

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Duration

00:25:01

Format

WAV

Description

Ivan Sutherland is often referred to as the “Father of Computer Graphics.” His work at Harvard, MIT, the University of Utah, and DARPA aided the development of networking, graphics, virtual reality, and robotics technologies. In this 1996 lecture “Virtual Reality before It Had that Name,” Sutherland describes his time at Harvard and the initial steps toward early virtual reality systems.

Category

Podcast

Collection Title

From the Archives Podcast

Credit

Computer History Museum

Lot Number

X8671.2018