Research at the DISCOVER Lab is directed towards the enhancement of next generation human-human and human-information communication and interaction through advanced multimedia technology and virtual environments.


Through our many projects we are developing new ideas and technology that will make easy to-use multimedia environments and systems a reality.




Research projects at the DISCOVER lab typically fall into the following categories:


• Networked Games and Collaborative Virtual Environments


• Multimedia Systems and Applications


• 3D Physical Modelling


• Ambient Intelligent Multimedia Environments


• Intelligent Sensor Networks and Ubiquitous Computing


• Haptics and Teleoperation 


• Multimedia-Assisted Rehabilitation Engineering