World leading Ubiquitous Computing and HCI research group based at Newcastle University.
Transforming lives with technology research.
Our latest research
How can we create food systems that contribute to the local community?
Machine sewing shape changing and colour changing threads for a brave new world of interactive possibilities.
The UN High Commissioner for refugees there are 65.8m forcibly displaced people worldwide. How can we better design technology with refugees?
Open Lab is one of the top ranked HCI university research groups at the ACM CHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, the premier international conference of Human-Computer Interaction.
We embody the spirit of interdisciplinary research, many of our researchers have backgrounds in healthcare, community arts, urban planning, education, psychology and more.