First ever 360 degree audio/video open day broadcast!

First ever 360 degree audio/video open day broadcast!

Teaching and research collided in spectacular fashion Wednesday evening at the Entertainment Engineering Open Day session at the University of Derby. Staff and current BSc (Hons) Sound, Light and Live Event Technology and BSc (Hons) Broadcast Engineering and Live Event Technology students worked together to use YouTube’s new feature allowing live streaming of 360 degree […]

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Meet the lecturers: Dr Bruce Wiggins

Meet the lecturers: Dr Bruce Wiggins

Key facts Joined the University as a lecturer in 2002 Programme Leader for Post Graduate Research in Electronics and Maths dept. Current Modules: Advanced Surround Sound Systems (level 7), Audio Software Engineering (level 7), Digital Signal Processing and Sound Design (level 7), Audio Digital Signal Processing (level 6), Multichannel Sound System Design (level 6), Multichannel […]

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Playing with the HoloLens at Microsoft Research, Cambridge

Playing with the HoloLens at Microsoft Research, Cambridge

Bruce Wiggins, Adam Hill and soon-to-be MSc Audio Engineering graduate, Haydon Cardew, were recently invited to visit Microsoft Research in Cambridge. As part of the visit, we were allowed to experiment with a Microsoft HoloLens (the only headsets currently in the UK are held by Microsoft Research at their Cambridge office). We had a blast […]

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TPi Breakthrough Talent award for Derby grad!

TPi Breakthrough Talent award for Derby grad!

James Coghlan, who graduated with a 1st class degree from out BSc (Hons) Sound, Light and Live Event Technology course in 2014, was named Front of House Engineer of the Year at the TPi Breakthrough Talent Awards 2016 last night. James Coghlan receiving his TPi Breakthrough Talent award James has kept himself busy this year working large-scale […]

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Meet the lecturers: Dr Adam Hill

Meet the lecturers: Dr Adam Hill

Key facts Joined the University in 2012 Programme Leader for the MSc Audio Engineering Current modules: Audio Electronics, Live Sound System Design & Optimization, Acoustics, Live Event Practice, Computing & Communicaton Technology, Scholarship for Technologists Seasonal live sound engineer for Gand Concert Sound (out of Chicago, USA) since 2003 Loves Peanut M&Ms! Personal website: www.adamjhill.com […]

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