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Lecturer/Senior Lecturer

Dr Richard Cant

Room: N407 (Newton building)

Tel.: +44 (0)115 941 8418 ex 2613

Fax.: +44 (0)115 948 6518


Dr Richard Cant received a First Clas Honours Degree in Physics from the University of Manchester in 1975. After completing Part III of the mathematics Tripos at the University of Cambridge in 1976 he undertook Research in Theoretical Physics at Imperial College, London. He was awarded a PhD in 1980. He continued research in Theoretical Physics as a research assistant at the University of Manchester until 1982. For the following 9 years he worked as a System Designer for Ferranti Computer Systems in Stockport before returning to academic life as a Senior Lecturer at Nottingham Polytechnic in 1991. His current research interests centre around computer generated imagery and virtual reality. At present a major project is concerned with evaluating image generator quality using neural networks.