December 2009 – April 2011
“vDEMPS” stands for “virtual Disaster Emergency Medical Personnel System”. It was a joint project between UC San Diego and the VA San Diego Healthcare System utilizing Second Life/OpenSim to develop training programs in disaster preparedness (i.e. pandemic flu outbreaks) and the Hospital Incident Command System (HICS). I modeled dozens of objects (including hospital props, clothing, and an entire town modeled after the neighborhood around campus), wrote LSL scripts, and modified the source code to include new features for our custom OpenSim viewer.
No official website for this project, but I made some short videos of the objects I created using a combination of the inworld-editor and 3DS Max/Prim Composer: