Robert Barany

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Noun1.Robert Barany - Austrian physician who developed a rotational method for testing the middle ear (1876-1936)
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Take the opportunity to experience spatial disorientation illusions in a Barany chair, a Vertigon, a GYRO, or a Virtual Reality Spatial Disorientation Demonstrator.
In the absence of the Barany chair the test took place as follows: a pirouette passe 360[degrees] is executed, then the gymnast must walk on a line on the floor towards a target.
If this proves unsuccessful, later phases can involve everything from temporary prescriptions of medication, biofeedback testing and even riding a mechanical device known as the Barany Chair.