Congratulations to Mr John Bailey for receiving a UNSW Scientia PhD scholarship. John is the lead Virtual Reality developer of the 3D Visualisation Aesthetics Lab (3DVAL). Coming from a background in the advertising and games industries, he specialises in real-time 3D worldbuilding and serves as the creative and technical lead for the lab’s interactive VR projects. John works within
3DVAL is an award-winning cross-disciplinary research hub that utilises the latest in high-end interactive Virtual Reality (VR) platforms and computer graphics packages to develop systems to explore 3D landscapes derived from scientific and biomedical scan data. 3DVAL has become a world-leading centre for biomedical data visualisation.
The UNSW Scientia PhD Scholarship Scheme is about harnessing cutting-edge research to solve complex problems and improve the lives of people in local and global communities. Scientia scholars have a strong commitment to making a difference in the world with demonstrated potential for contributing to social engagement.