School of Computing

Open Lab

Open Lab

About

We are an interaction design and ubiquitous computing research group.

Our group was established in 2008. It's led by Patrick Olivier and has a core team of around 80 researchers.

Our work focuses on the experience-centred design of digital technology and applied challenges in ubiquitous computing.

Many members of the group originate from a disciplines outside computer science, including:

  • psychology
  • electronic engineering
  • sociology
  • clinical sciences
  • education
  • design
  • fine art

Visit our group website for more information.

Staff

Find out which staff members are involved in our research.

Staff

Dr Telmo Amaral
Visiting Researcher

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Telephone: +44 (0)191 2084636

Dr Madeline Balaam
Senior Lecturer

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Telephone: +44 191 208 4602

Dr Tom Bartindale
Senior Research Associate

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Telephone: 01912464631

Dr Simon Bowen
Teaching Fellow

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Dr Adrian Clear
Visiting Researcher

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Telephone: +44 191 208 4617

Dr Nicola Green
Research Associate

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Dr Yu Guan
Lecturer

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Dr Philip Heslop
Research Software Engineer Li

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Telephone: +44 191 208 4141

Professor Stephen Hodges
Visiting Professor

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Dan Jackson
Senior Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 191 208 4635

Edward Jenkins
Senior Research Software Engineer

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Dr Ahmed Kharrufa
Lecturer in Human-Computer Interaction

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Telephone: +44 191 208 3695

Reuben Kirkham
EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow

Dr Stephen Matthews
Research Associate

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Telephone: +44 (0) 191 208 4636

Dr John McCarthy
Visiting Professor

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Dr Rosin McNaney
Visiting Researcher

Professor Andrew Monk
Visiting Professor

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Professor Patrick Olivier
Professor of Human-Computer Interaction

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Telephone: +447813951637

Dr Thomas Ploetz
Visiting Lecturer

Ivan Poliakov
Senior Research Associate

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Dr Austin Toombs
Visiting Researcher

Professor John Vines
Visiting Researcher

Dr Vasilis Vlachokyriakos
Research Associate

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Jonathan Worth
Senior Research Associate

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Professor Peter Wright
Prof of Social Computing

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Telephone: +44 191 208 4630

Current Projects

Completed Projects