Department of Informatics

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Dr Martin White

Post:Reader in Computer Science (Informatics)
Location:CHICHESTER 1 CI126
Email:M.White@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:8958
UK:01273 678958
International:+44 1273 678958

Research expertise:
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Biography

Martin White is a Reader in Computer Science in the Creative Technology Group, Department of Informatics at the University of Sussex. He has an HNC in Electronic Engineering from Bournemouth University, a BSc in Computer Systems Engineering and a PhD in Computer Science (3D Computer Graphics) both from the University of Sussex. Martin’s early career focused on hardware and software algorithms for computer graphics. His current research interests largely focus on cultural informatics (digital heritage) and the application of IoT, Wearables and Blockchain technologies to Digital Economy applications in collaboration with American Express. You can visit his ORCID profile to get a more detailed overview of his qualifications, research projects and publications.

  

  

Role

  1. Programme convenor for the BSc in Computing with Business and Management
  2. Programme convenor for the MSc in Information with Business and Management

Community and Business

I engage in business outreach activities, such as University based consultancies in digital heritage (e.g. with the Victoria and Albert Museum) and with Synertial UK, a leading motion capture company. I am currently working with American Express on a project to investigate how the Internet of Things, Wearables and Blockchaon technologies can be applied to digital and shareable economies.