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James Lewis

Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

School of Science & Technology

Senior lecturer - Virtual Reality

Module leader for ITEC30121 - Virtual Reality & ITEC 20221 - 3D Design for Games

James is specialised in Game technologies with a particular focus upon The Unreal Engine, Unity, 3DS and Blender. He teaches games and VR development for PC &  Mobile, Utilising the HTC Vive Pro, Oculus Rift, Oculus Go and Gear VR platforms

current research is focused upon VR applications. Specifically the relationship between Virtual Environments and stimulus/ perception responses along with the role of Virtual Environments in anxiety, stress and rehabilitation applications.

Recent Publications

Clinical assessment of depth sensor based pose estimation algorithms for technology supervised rehabilitation applications
J Sarsfield, D Brown, N Sherkat, C Langensiepen, J. Lewis, M. Taheri, C. McCollin, C. Barnett L. Selwood, P.Standen, P.Logane, C.Simcox, C.Killick - International journal of medical informatics, 2019

An exploratory investigation into the potential of mobile virtual reality for the treatment of paruresis–a social anxiety disorder
J Lewis, A Paul, D Brown - 12th International conference on Virtual Reality, Disability and Associated Technology. Sept 2018

Role

James Lewis is a Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in the School of Science & Technology.