Computer Laboratory

Other former members of the Rainbow Group

Past Members

This page contains a list of some of the people who have been members of the Rainbow group. There is also a list of past members who have graduated with PhDs.

NB: The information on this page may not be totally correct or up to date. If anyone has more up-to-date information about than that presently on this page, please email this information to Peter Robinson.

Past Group Leaders

Dr Neil Wiseman
Founder and leader of the Rainbow Group, 1965–1995.
Flag of New Zealand Prof. Neil Dodgson
Professor of Graphics & Imaging.
Now Professor of Computer Graphics at the Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.

Past Research Associates

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Dr Jiří Kosinka
Subdivision surfaces

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Tadas Baltrušaitis
Facial feature tracking

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Dr Dongjoe Shin
Eye-to-eye videoconferencing

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Dr Andreas Bulling
Pervasive eye tracking, activity and context recognition, multimodal human-computer interaction

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Dr David Coyle
Mental healthcare technologies

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Dr Sam Aaron
Computer music research

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Dr Xinhui Ma
Subdivision surfaces, mesh simplification

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Dr Per Ola Kristensson
Text entry

Flag of Germany Dr Ursula Augsdörfer
Subdivision surfaces

Colin Campbell
Letter spacing

Dr Metin Sezgin
Affective inference

Dr Will Billingsley
Intelligent Book

Lorcán Mac Manus
Superresolution

Dr Kasim Rehman
Adaptive Tutorial Systems

Prof Guoping Wang
Royal Society - National Science Foundation of China joint project in modelling & interaction

Prof Heng Wang
Royal Society - National Science Foundation of China joint project in modelling & interaction

Dr Rachel Hewson
Ethnography

Dr Meng Yang
Royal Society - National Science Foundation of China joint project in modelling & interaction

Dr Simeon Keates
Computer Interfaces for Motion-Impaired Users

Dr Eleanor Toye
Tangible interfaces to the world wide web for children

Mark Stringer
Tangible interfaces to the world wide web for children

Jennifer Rode
Tangible interfaces to the world wide web for children

Dr Daniel Gordon
Self-timed circuits

Dr George Taylor
Self-timed circuits

Saulius Narkevicius
Multi-resolution modelling (MINGLE project)

Dr Cédric Gérot
Multi-resolution modelling (MINGLE project)

Lucia Romani
Multi-resolution modelling (MINGLE project)

Dr Loïc Barthe
Multi-resolution modelling (MINGLE project)

Dr Ioannis Ivrissimtzis
Multi-resolution modelling (MINGLE project)

Dr Druti Shah
Autostereoscopic image compression

Dr John MooreJMEC
Autostereo Displays

Past Research Fellows

Dr Stewart Lang
Autostereo Displays

Past Masters Students

Flag of Wales Gareth Williams (supervisor: Prof. Neil Dodgson)
Flag of Germany Alexander Kuscher (supervisors: Dr Alan Blackwell, Ian Davies)
Flag of Singapore Aloysius Han (supervisors: Prof. Peter Robinson, Ian Davies)
Flag of Cyprus Melinos Averkiou (supervisor: Prof. Neil Dodgson)
Flag of Australia Neil Jenkins (supervisor: Dr Alan Blackwell)

Other Past Members

Flag of China Yujian Gao (Visiting Student)
Animating facial expressions

Rahul Vohra
Intelligent image processing

Simon Bates
Human-computer interaction

Adrian Travis - Department of Engineering
Designer of the Autostereo Display

Margaret Levitt
Former Departmental Secretary

Mike Kemp
Parallel computing