Game Technology Lab

Lab dedicated to the study of game and game technologies. We have undergraduate and postgraduate courses on games.  As part of a computer science department we focus on the programming and technology side of games.  Our research however extends to many areas of game development.

Game for health Europe
We are the Norwegian satalite for Games for Health Europe.  This is an organisation has a practical focus on development and testing.

We are have private members of the IDGAGame Makers UnionIGDA and in Norway members of Spillmakerlauget 

We has connections and collaborations with game developers and game academics around the world.  Simon McCallum has been teaching game develope since 2004 and has ex-students throughtout the game development industry.


The members of the lab include permanent research staff/PhD students:

  • Simon McCallum
  • Mariusz Nowostawski
  • Costas Boletsis
  • Ibrahim Arief*
  • Jayson Mackie*

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You can find us in the A-building, room A-213 (Simon and Mariusz), and A-253 (the game lab).

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