PhD students

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We welcome applicants for higher degrees by research in any of our areas of expertise and interest. Please contact our Director of Postgraduate Research, Akshi Kumar.

Our degrees:

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Andrea Fiorucci

MPhil & PhD in Computer Science
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Game-based Learning: a Collection of Empirical Studies to Enhance Students’ Engagement, Enjoyment, and Learning in Online Education

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Bryan Dunphy

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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Mapping Unrealities: The Development of an Immersive Audiovisual Practice

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Carlos Gonzalez Diaz

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Interactive Machine Learning for More Expressive VR Game Interactions

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Esben Sørig

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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Understanding People and Control Mechanisms in Personalised Assistive Vision Technologies

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Evan Raskob

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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LivePrinter: an exploration of computationally augmented personal manufacturing using improvisation and livecoding.

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Federico Fasce

MPhil & PhD in Arts & Computing Technology
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Expressive games as language systems: a cultural investigation.

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Friendred (Youhong Peng)

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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Embodied Experience and Agency

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Georgiana Cristina Dobre

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Using machine learning to generate engaging behaviours in immersive Virtual Environments

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Georgios Bouzianis

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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Lévy-Ito Processes and Applications in Finance.

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Gorm Lai

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Evolving Animated Fantasy Creatures for Games and VR

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Hadeel Ayoub

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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Designing a Sensor-Based Wearable Computing System for Custom Hand Gesture Recognition Using Machine Learning.

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Henrik Siljebråt

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Learning structure in time (working title)

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Janet Gibbs

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence

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Joe McAlister

MPhil & PhD in Computer Science
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Designing digital interactions that encourage meaningful participation in experiential artwork.

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Lucy Strauss

MPhil/PhD in Arts & Computational Technology (CHASE Studentship)

Myo, Myco & Machines: Making and Making with Biological and Computational Materials 

Mohamed Saber

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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Machine Leaning and NLP Approaches to Financial Applications

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Mohammad Montazerian
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Measuring the human body, with applications to the clothing and fashion industry

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Nima Jamalian

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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The main focus of my research is scientific data visualization in virtual reality. There are three main topics that are covered in my research: object interaction, social VR and data visualization in VR.

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Patricia Falcão

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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Artists, Conservators and Game Developers: A Comparative Study of Software Preservation in Three Domains.

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Pete Jiadong Qiang

MPhil/PhD Arts & Computing Technology
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Queer Maximalism HyperBody

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Pierre-Francois Gerard

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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A Virtual Architecture Framework for Immersive Learning Environments

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Richard Smith

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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Predicting the risk of Dementia using Machine Learning

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Sarima Opara

MPhil/PhD in Computer Science
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A formal approach to designing personalisable assistive technology for autistic learners.

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Souad Slyman
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Games Studies and Human Interaction Design (HCI) and focuses on Simulation Games and Applied Statistics.

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Tara Collingwoode-Williams

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Exploring Embodiment in Shared Virtual Environments

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Terence Broad

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Manipulating Deep Generative Models

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Timea Farkas

MPhil/PhD in Intelligent Games & Games Intelligence
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Developing Hidden Interaction Solutions to Enable the Use of Adaptive Soundtracks in Accompanying Modern, Narrative Driven Board Games

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Yajuan Han

MPhil & PhD in Arts & Computing Technology
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Multiagent: An Alternative Approach to Explore Chinese Female Empowerment through the Gamified Artwork

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Alexander Brigden

PhD in Art & Computational Technology
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Expressive VR Gaming: human-computer-interaction, expression with sound, and game design.