Many congratulations to Mike Edwards, who passed his PhD viva today. His thesis is titled “Representation Learning in Irregular Domains”. Prof. Reyer Zwiggelaar and Dr. Dima Damen are the external examiners. The viva is chaired by Dr. Adeline Paiement.
Congratulations to Joss Whittle on the successful defence of his PhD today. His thesis title is Quality Assessment and Variance Reduction in Monte Carlo Rendering Algorithms.
Congratulations to Jonathan Jones who successfully defended his PhD today. His thesis is entitled 2D and 3D Segmentation of Medical Images.
The external examiner was Carlos Reyes (City University), internal Chefeng Li and Ben Mora chaired the viva.
Congratulations to Matt Edmunds, who today, successfully defended his PhD thesis: Stream surface seeding for flow visualisation.
Robert S. Laramee was the supervisor, Ben Mora the internal examiner, Martin Turner (Manchester) the external and Ulrich Berger the viva chair.
Congratulations to Dan Lipsa, who today, successfully defended his PhD thesis: Visualization of Time-Dependent Foam Simulation Data.
Today, Ian Doidge successfully defended his PhD thesis: Utilising Path-Vertex Data to Improve Monte Carlo Global Illumination.
Well done Ian. Mark W. Jones was the supervisor, Markus Roggenbach the viva chair, Gary Tam the internal examiner and Kurt Debattista (Warwick) the external.
Ian’s contributions were published as Probabilistic illumination-aware filtering for Monte Carlo rendering and Mixing Monte Carlo and Progressive Rendering for Improved Global Illumination.
Today, James Walker successfully defended his MRes Thesis:
Visualization of Large, High-Dimensional, Time-Dependent, Abstract Data.
Well done James and Bob (supervisor). The internal examiner was Ben Mora and the external was Yulia Hicks (Cardiff).
Congratulations to Jingjing Deng who successfully defended his MSc by Research viva. He became the first MSc by Research graduate from the department since the very recent introduction of this one year research only degree scheme. His thesis is titled “Towards Human Interaction Modelling”.
Jingjing Deng was under the supervision of Dr. Xianghua Xie. The external examiner was Prof. Reyer Zwiggelaar (Aber) and the internal examiner was Dr. Gary Tam.