Welcome to our site!

Entertainment Engineering is a specialist subject group within the Department of Electronics, Computing & Mathematics in the College of Engineering & Technology, University of Derby, UK.

On this site you can explore our teaching and research activities, including browsing the courses we currently offer, downloading software we’ve developed over the years, reading our staff blog posts and exploring what our graduates have gotten up to after graduating.

Feel free to get in touch regarding anything on the site. We’d love to hear from you!

 

Recent blog posts (click here for the full blog):

 

Students light Derby Cathedral

Students light Derby Cathedral

This past Sunday, 29 November, some of our 3rd year BSc (Hons) Sound, Light and Live Event students took some lighting fixtures and projectors over to Derby Cathedral to support their event, Evensong of Light: Celebrating 90 Years of Derby Cathedral.     The students (with the help of our lecturers, Ben Sams and Simon Lewis) […]

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Avolights visits Derby for training sessions

Avolights visits Derby for training sessions

Avolights, one of the industry’s leading manufacturers of lighting consoles, is on site this week to provide training to our BSc (Hons) Sound, Light and Live Event Technology students. Avolights’ van pulling up to the university on Tuesday They’ve brought in a number of lighting consoles to supplement the AVO products the University currently owns. […]

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Royal visit to Derby

Royal visit to Derby

Wednesday, 27 September was the official opening of Derby’s new STEM Centre. Within the new building our department has gained new labs covering electronics, communication technology and computing, and – most importantly – a hemi-anechoic chamber. UoD’s new hemi-anechoic chamber ready for the grand opening To officially open the building, HRH The Earl of Wessex […]

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Sounds in Space 2017 – watch live!

Sounds in Space 2017 – watch live!

The Creative Technologies Research Cluster is holding the 8th Annual Sounds in Space Research Symposium tomorrow (Tuesday, 27 June 2017). The full event programme can be found here: http://soundsinspace.co.uk/ Sounds in Space looks at the technical and artistic details of 3D audio with a 34 speaker array driven by software developed here at the University of Derby (WigWare Ambisonic Audio […]

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