Monthly Archives: May 2012

Latest PhD viva success at UU Coleraine

Debbie Rankin¬†successfully¬†defended her PhD thesis yesterday and should be able to graduate in the summer after making a few minor changes. She demonstrated a great depth of knowledge in her area of research, Iris Recognition, and the results of her … Continue reading

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Dr Richard Paul’s Digital Interactive Storytelling Journey through the MIST Concludes

I taught Richard through his degree and supervised him through his PhD along with my colleagues David McSherry and Michael McNeill. This week he got to the end of his long journey at Coleraine by successfully defending his PhD thesis … Continue reading

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Samples of 2nd year XNA games

The XNA game development toolset is an excellent starting point for students who want to get into games programming. It is also a motivating way to teach programming in general. The video below shows a mixture of games made by … Continue reading

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