Darren Abbott

Darren Abbott


Personal profile

Academic Biography

A Senior Lecturer in 3D Computer Games Art and Design, I have been involved in 3D since 1992. The majority of work was directly related to the computer games industry working for companies such as Atari, Infogrammes, Midway, Konami and Epic. Other 3D projects and interests include Middlesbrough football stadium, NHS 3D scanning technologies, MOD Eurofighter virtual reality VR simulator, Ferrari Formula 1 - Augmented reality team simulator.

Enterprise Interest and Activities

As the Principal Lecturer for Enterprise, I am personally included in all of the projects within the school at varying degrees of involvement. We are developing close cross school projects which have impact in the wider fields as well as joining up the disciplines from the various sectors such as Engineering, or health. There has bee a large increase in Enterprise projects and activities within the school and across the sections.