About

Maynooth



D r  G A R E T H   W.   Y O U N G

 

B.Eng. M.Sc. PhD.



Gareth is a postdoctoral research fellow on the V-SENSE project. His research focusses on the evaluation of creative technology by applying both quantitative and qualitative evaluation techniques. Throughout his career he has successfully designed, prototyped, and formally evaluated several custom interfaces by applying multiple design strategies to his creative process. He is a seasoned sound engineer, part-time digital artist, casual composer, and avid gamer.

Before joining V-SENSE, Gareth worked as a postdoctoral researcher on the Building City Dashboards project in the National Centre for Geocomputation (NCG) at Maynooth University. In this role, he was responsible for assessing the design effectiveness of city dashboard tools and examining alternative and multimodal platforms. He also contributed his passion for gaming and his expertise in HCI and design evaluation to the projects augmented and virtual reality research projects.

Gareth is a graduate of the Digital Arts and Humanities Structured Doctor of Philosophy programme delivered at University College Cork, Ireland (2016). He received his Master of Science degree in Music Technology from Dundalk Institute of Technology (2009), and his Bachelor of Engineering undergraduate honours degree in Sound and Broadcast Engineering from Glyndwr University (2007).

You can read more about Gareth’s work at www.GarethYoung.org and follow his personal adventures and escapades on social media: Facebook , Twitter, and Instagram.

Publication details can be found in the menu above or on ORCID here:
ORCID iD iconorcid.org/0000-0002-8763-4668

You can follow Gareth W. Young on ResearchGate too.


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