Matthew Hamilton is the Principal Investigator for the VAC Lab. Matthew holds a PhD in Computing Science from the University of Alberta in Canada, as well as an undergraduate degree in Pure Mathematics/Computer Science from Memorial University. Matthew’s research centres around the aspects of developing digital twin and virtual reality systems, including sensing, simulation/modelling, graphics/visualization and user interfaces, especially displays. Previous to starting at Memorial in May 2021, he worked in industrial research for 9 years at Avalon Holographics and GRI Simulations, working on 3D holographic display development and virtualized simulation environments for offshore subsea environments for training and design in oil and gas/energy.
Matthew Hamilton's papers