Lab

Kenny Mitchell's Lab

Featured projects (1)

Project
A project investigating embodied online dancing and partying supported by Extended Reality techniques and AI powered digital characters. The Carousel project investigates novel, original and imaginative combinations of Artificial Intelligence and immersive interaction technologies, to allow people to feel each other’s presence, touch, and movement, even if they are not in the same physical space. The project final goal is to help people to increase happiness by combating loneliness. More details are available on our website : https://www.carouseldancing.org This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No. 101017779. Details on the support of the European Union are provided here : https://cordis.europa.eu/project/id/101017779

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Lab head

Kenny Mitchell
Department
  • School of Computing
About Kenny Mitchell
  • Professor Kenny Mitchell is a Technical Director of Rendering at Roblox Corporation and chair of Video Game Technology at Edinburgh Napier University providing practical technology solutions for video games, Disney theme parks, movie production, and immersive media. Over the past 20 years made video games with ground breaking high-end graphics Harry Potter, Star Wars, etc. He assists as CTO for 3Finery Ltd and Cobra Simulation Ltd. He is co-Editor-in-Chief of ACM Games Journal.

Members (1)

Llogari Casas
  • Edinburgh Napier University