Professor Eugene Ch'ng

 
Name
Professor Eugene Ch'ng
School
International Communications
Tel
+86 574 8818 3049
Email
eugene.chng@nottingham.edu.cn

Expertise summary

Dr Ch'ng's areas of expertise are in virtual reality, virtual environments, and digital heritage, particularly digital interfaces to rich representations of physical contents. Big data research focusing on social media and social networks that looks into the collective behaviours of online communities are also in my immediate areas of interest.

His research has featured in National Geographic NewsNaturelocal news papers, and online. It has been shared widely on social media and via his own youtube channel.

There's more information about Eugene's research here.

Policy credentials

Involved in the review and redraft of Henry Cole's 1867 Convention on the V&A's ReACH programme (Reproduction of Art and Cultural Heritage)

Media credentials

National Geographic Television (Stone Age Atlantis; Time Team Special (Stone Age Tsunami), Global crowdsourced digitisation of cultural heritage with BBC Radio, VR and Visualisation - Xinhuanet

Industry credentials

Big Data and Social Media, E-Commerce, Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality with NVIDIA, JD.com, and Johnson and Johnson.

Areas

Media Relations - External Relations

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