Jonathan Hook | Visiting Staff

Jonathan Hook

I am now a Lecturer at the University of York, although I am still a visiting researcher in the Digital Interaction Group having previously been both a PhD student and and a Research Associate at Newcastle.

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Associated Projects

  • ReflecTable
    The ReflecTable is a digital learning environment that explores how design games and video-led reflection might be combined to bridge the gap between the theoretical and practical components of design education. The concept seeks to leverage the qualit...
    August 30, 2011
  • Repentir
    Repentir is an augmented reality iPhone app that allows gallery visitors to reveal hidden layers of a painting. Using the app, you can take a photo of an area of a painting to browse previous versions of that area of the painting, which the artist capt...
    August 30, 2011
  • Making 3D Printed Objects Interactive
    This project explores an approach that allows designers and others to quickly and easily make 3D printed objects interactive, without the need for hardware or software expertise and with little modification to an object’s physical design. With our...
    August 30, 2011
  • On The Precipice
    This Creative Exchange project explored how situating digital fabrication within a souvenir-making activity can enrich audience experiences of cultural events and engage visitors in discussion and reflection upon their experiences. Giving the visitor ...
    August 30, 2011
  • Digital Originals
    Date: January 2012 - July 2013 Funding: EPSRC: Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council. £74,349 (Newcastle) Researchers: Patrick Olivier, Peter Wright, Feng Li (Business School). Collaborators: Mark Blythe (Northumbria Univ...
    August 30, 2011
  • Waves
    Waves is a multi-touch interface for VJing (the live performance of visual media). The system allows performers to interact with a range of visual media by manipulating spline curves on an interactive surface. Interaction is highly visible to the audie...
    August 30, 2011
  • Ferromagnetic Input Devices
    We used ferromagnetic sensing to create Ferrosynth, a reconfigurable interface device designed to offer new possibilities to musicians for creating synthesised output. The system worked by placing ferrous objects on the surface of a sensing device. As ...
    August 30, 2011
  • SiDE: Social Inclusion through the Digital Economy
    SiDE is an interdisciplinary research project aimed at realising the potential for digital technologies to transform the lives of people who are socially excluded. Poor health, disability, family breakdown, poverty and unemployment are just some of the...
    August 30, 2011
  • Expressive Interaction
    Expression, “the action of making known one's thoughts or feelings”, relates to the conveyance of ideas and emotion through the manipulation of a medium. In music, for example, expression inhabits the nuances of a performance and is often associate...
    August 30, 2011
  • AMUC: Associated motion capture user categories
    Performing arts use motion-capture tools for activities ranging from live productions to creative screen-bound works, choreographic notation and archiving. These activities have shaped original interdisciplinary platforms, combining artistic perfor...
    August 30, 2011
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