• Dr. Nick Bryan-Kinns

    MAT Director

    Nick is the Director of MAT and Reader in Interaction Design.He researches Interaction Design specialising in the evaluation of engagement, participatory design, and user experience. Nick is a Fellow of the British Computer Society, and founding chair of ACM Creativity, Cognition, and Arts.
    Nick’s Website

    Dr. Nick Bryan-Kinns

    MAT Director

    Nick is the Director of MAT and Reader in Interaction Design.He resNick is the Director of MAT and Reader in Interaction Design.He researches Interaction Design specialising in the evaluation of engagement, participatory design, and user experience. Nick is a Fellow of the British Computer Society, and founding chair of ACM Creativity, Cognition, and Arts. Nick's Website

  • Dr. Andrew McPherson

    Head of MAT 1st Year Curriculum

    Andrew McPherson is a Reader in the Centre for Digital Music and leads the Augmented Instruments Laboratory focusing on electronically-extended musical instruments and real-time audio processing. Andrew oversees the MAT first-year taught curriculum and co-teaches the Interactive Digital Multimedia Techniques module.
    Andrew’s website

    Dr. Andrew McPherson

    Head of MAT 1st Year Curriculum

    Andrew McPherson is a Reader in the Centre for Digital Music and leaAndrew McPherson is a Reader in the Centre for Digital Music and leads the Augmented Instruments Laboratory focusing on electronically-extended musical instruments and real-time audio processing. Andrew oversees the MAT first-year taught curriculum and co-teaches the Interactive Digital Multimedia Techniques module. Andrew's website

  • Jonathan Winfield

    MAT Programme Manager

    Jonathan is a graduate of Law who has previously worked for the BBC and the University of Cambridge. In addition he has a Diploma in Theatre, Film and Television Production and has written and directed various small fringe theatre productions.

    Jonathan Winfield

    MAT Programme Manager

    Jonathan is a graduate of Law who has previously worked for the BBC Jonathan is a graduate of Law who has previously worked for the BBC and the University of Cambridge. In addition he has a Diploma in Theatre, Film and Television Production and has written and directed various small fringe theatre productions.

  • Dr. Becky Stewart

    Deputy Head of MAT Placements

    Becky Stewart is a Lecturer in Real-Time Digital Signal Processing and a member of the Centre for Digital Music and the Centre for Intelligent Sensing. Her research looks at body-centric systems for arts performance. Becky co-teaches Interactive Digital Multimedia Techniques, assists with the Advanced Project Placements, and organises visits to arts performances and exhibitions. Becky’s website

    Dr. Becky Stewart

    Deputy Head of MAT Placements

    Becky Stewart is a Lecturer in Real-Time Digital Signal Processing aBecky Stewart is a Lecturer in Real-Time Digital Signal Processing and a member of the Centre for Digital Music and the Centre for Intelligent Sensing. Her research looks at body-centric systems for arts performance. Becky co-teaches Interactive Digital Multimedia Techniques, assists with the Advanced Project Placements, and organises visits to arts performances and exhibitions. Becky's website

  • Dr. Karen Shoop

    Head of MAT Placements

    Karen Shoop is a Lecturer in Digital Media and the academic Head of the Advanced Placement Projects (APP) module which all MAT PhD and Masters students undertake between April and August in their first year alongside the MAT Masters students.

    Dr. Karen Shoop

    Head of MAT Placements

    Karen Shoop is a Lecturer in Digital Media and the academic Head of Karen Shoop is a Lecturer in Digital Media and the academic Head of the Advanced Placement Projects (APP) module which all MAT PhD and Masters students undertake between April and August in their first year alongside the MAT Masters students.

  • Dr. Bob Sturm

    Director of MAT Masters

    Bob L. Sturm is Director of the MAT Masters Programme and Deputy Director of MAT. He is a Lecturer in Digital Media and specialises in audio and music signal processing, machine listening, and evaluation. Bob’s current research direction seeks to develop new and “intelligent” machine listening systems aligned with valid and meaningful approaches to evaluation. Bob’s Website

    Dr. Bob Sturm

    Director of MAT Masters

    Bob L. Sturm is Director of the MAT Masters Programme and Deputy DirBob L. Sturm is Director of the MAT Masters Programme and Deputy Director of MAT. He is a Lecturer in Digital Media and specialises in audio and music signal processing, machine listening, and evaluation. Bob's current research direction seeks to develop new and "intelligent" machine listening systems aligned with valid and meaningful approaches to evaluation. Bob's Website

  • Geetha Bommireddy

    MAT Technician

    Geetha is a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering and splits her time between the MAT Programme supporting PhD and Masters students and working as the PCB Technician in the Electronics lab.

    Geetha Bommireddy

    MAT Technician

    Geetha is a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering anGeetha is a graduate in Electronics and Communication Engineering and splits her time between the MAT Programme supporting PhD and Masters students and working as the PCB Technician in the Electronics lab.

  • Karen Bray

    MAT Administration Assistant

    Karen supports the MAT Management Team in the smooth and efficient running of the Centre. She is a Fine Art graduate and has worked in administration in a number of major UK universities.

    Karen Bray

    MAT Administration Assistant

    Karen supports the MAT Management Team in the smooth and efficient rKaren supports the MAT Management Team in the smooth and efficient running of the Centre. She is a Fine Art graduate and has worked in administration in a number of major UK universities.