Dr. Matthieu Poyade PhD, MSc

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Research Fellow Pathway Leader of MSc Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy




Dr Matthieu Poyade
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Dr Matthieu Poyade


Dr. Matthieu Poyade

Dr. Matthieu Poyade is a Research Fellow in the School of Simulation and Visualisation, The Glasgow School of Art, a PhD supervisor, and the pathway leader of the MSc Medical Visualisation and Human Anatomy jointly offered with the University of Glasgow. He is lecturing Volumetric Visualization and Human Computer Interaction and Virtual/Augmented Reality. He is a member of the Executive committee of the European Association of Virtual Reality – EuroVR.

He completed his PhD in Human Computer Interaction at the University of Malaga, Spain. His PhD thesis investigated the development of fine motor skills using haptic force feedback devices for industrial maintenance tasks.
Before joining the School of Simulation and Visualisation, he was working as Research Associate at the University of Malaga, Spain. He has participated in a major EU funded project, ManuVAR, which investigates the development of a methodological and technological framework including AR/VR, to support the product lifecycle of European industries.

His activities at the School of Simulation and Visualisation include several research projects in the field of Human Machine Interaction, Virtual Reality, Visualisation and Training applied to manufacturing and life sciences. He has been involved in several projects funded by the European Social Fund, Social Innovation Fund at the Scottish Government, Art and Humanities Research Council, Medical Research Council, Advanced Forming Research Centre, European Space Agency, National Health System Education Scotland.

He has presented his work in several journals and international conferences. Some of his developments have been demo in technological exhibition showcases such as Top Coder Open 2014 in San Francisco and Consumer Electronic Show CES2015 in Las Vegas.

SSSC Learncast Podcast
Listen to the podcast featuring Matthieu talking about the School of Simulation and Visualisation's work developing learning and solutions using Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality technologies

Watch the Transforming Transformation Experiment 4, via Vimeo