Visualization, Automation and Robotics in Construction (VARCon) Lab
307 Engineering Unit B
University Park, PA 16802
The VARCon Lab supports research in the integration of information technology and automation into the design and construction process. The facility includes multiple virtual reality head-mounted displays and augmented reality devices including a headset and handheld devices to create advanced visualization experiences for research, educational and outreach purposes. The lab also contains an advanced indoor tracking system and scaled facility mockup to support research into spatial tracking and evaluation of cyber-physical system approaches toward construction assembly.