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Meet the IVE team

IVE brings together some of the brightest minds in AR and VR research from across the University to address societal challenges and transform industry in sectors such as housing, defence and healthcare.

With more than 90 members, our cross-disciplinary team takes pride in the effective partnerships we develop with end-users of our research.

Professor Bruce Thomas
Director: Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments (IVE). Wearable Computing.
Professor Mark Billinghurst
Deputy Director: Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments (IVE). Empathic Computing.
Professor Ning Gu
Deputy Director: Australian Research Centre for Interactive and Virtual Environments (IVE). Building and Urban Informatics.
Professor Ian Gwilt
Research Professor, Design for Health and Wellbeing
Associate Professor Ross Smith
Associate Professor in Computer Science, Wearable Computing
Professor Javaan Singh Chahl
Professor of Sensor Systems, Sensor Systems
Professor Simon Biggs
Professor of Art, Creative Computing Studio
Dr Peter Schumacher
Senior Lecturer, Design for Health and Wellbeing
Dr Gun Lee
Senior Lecturer, Empathic Computing
Dr Joanne Zucco
Program Director, Wearable Computing
Mr Dino Rossi
Business Development Manager of IVE, Business Development

Our academic members

Affiliate

Adjuncts

Administration team

Research degrees

  • Victor Calixto
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Gabriela Dias Guimaraes
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Pan Liao
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Stephen Nova
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Rasoul Rafat
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Sahar Soltani
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Natale Zappia
    Building and Urban Informatics
  • Alexander Degaris-Boot
    Creative Computing Studio
  • Thomas Folber
    Creative Computing Studio
  • Leslie Matthews
    Creative Computing Studio
  • Adisti Regar
    Creative Computing Studio
  • Jia Qi Chua
    Design Research for Health and Wellbeing
  • Nikou Javadi
    Design Research for Health and Wellbeing
  • Lorraine Marchioro
    Design Research for Health and Wellbeing
  • Darren Taljaard
    Design Research for Health and Wellbeing
  • Jonathon Hart
    Empathic Computing
  • Ashkan Hayati
    Empathic Computing
  • Bradley Herbert
    Empathic Computing
  • Allison Jing
    Empathic Computing
  • Louise Lawrence
    Empathic Computing
  • Mitchell Norman
    Empathic Computing
  • Dmitry Resnyansky
    Empathic Computing
  • Theophilus Teo
    Empathic Computing
  • Simon Modra
    Human Centred Design
  • Nasim Chitsaz
    Sensor Systems
  • Ziyue Jin
    Sensor Systems
  • Nicolas Kaliszewski
    Sensor Systems
  • Fatema-Tuz-Zohra Khanam
    Sensor Systems
  • Yong Lee
    Sensor Systems
  • Alex Lefik
    Sensor Systems
  • John McGuire
    Sensor Systems
  • Blake McIvor
    Sensor Systems
  • Titilayo Ogunwa
    Sensor Systems
  • Godagama Vidana Arachchilage Perera
    Sensor Systems
  • Ioan Porumb
    Sensor Systems
  • Kent Rosser
    Sensor Systems
  • Yiting Tao
    Sensor Systems
  • Samuel Teague
    Sensor Systems
  • Ruochen Cao
    Wearable Computing
  • Thomas Clarke
    Wearable Computing
  • Adam Drogemuller
    Wearable Computing
  • Brandon Matthews
    Wearable Computing
  • Kieran May
    Wearable Computing
  • Carolin Reichherzer
    Wearable Computing
  • Benjamin Volmer
    Wearable Computing

Advisory Board

  • Professor Caroline McMillen AO
    Chief Scientist of South Australia
  • Dr Judy Halliday
    Director, Science, Technology and Commercialisation: Department of Innovation and Skills
  • Dr Kristin Alford
    Director: MOD. at UniSA
  • Assoc Professor Tomasz Bednarz
    Director of Visualisation at the Expanded Perception & Interaction Centre: UNSW Art & Design
  • Dr Dadong Wang
    Research Team Leader, Quantitative Imaging: CSIRO Data61
  • Mrs Karen Hughes
    Organisational Change Manager: SAAB Australia
  • Mr Peter Barnard
    Manager, Engineering Design and Technical Services: SA Power