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Dr John Ferraris

  • jferraris at bournemouth dot ac dot uk
  • Lecturer in Games Technology
  • Poole House P303a, Talbot Campus, Fern Barrow, Poole, BH12 5BB
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Dr. John Ferraris is currently a lecturer in Music & Audio Technology in the Department of Creative Technology at Bournemouth University, a role he has undertaken since 2014.

Dr. Ferraris was awarded his PhD in 2015 from Bournemouth University, whereupon he worked as a research assistant on the BUDI team developing novel, interactive training games to help nursing students engage with Alzheimer's patients. Prior to this he was a freelance writer for Computer Music Magazine, where he contributed a number of cover features, articles and reviews on the topic of music production and sound engineering.

Journal Articles


  • Ferraris J, Tian, F. and Gatzidis C., 2013. Automatic Terrain Texturing with Dynamic Patch Transitions. In: 30th Computer Graphics International 12-14 June 2013 Welfenlab, University of Hannover, Germany.
  • Ferraris, J., Tian, F. and Gatzidis, C., 2010. Feature-based probability blending. In: ACM SIGGRAPH 2010 15-18 December 2010 Seoul, Republic Of Korea. ACM Press.
  • Ferraris, J. and Gatzidis, C., 2009. A Rule-based Approach to 3D Terrain Generation via Texture Splatting. In: Fifth International Conference On Advances In Computer Entertainment Technology (ACE 2009) 29-31 October 2009 Athens, Greece.



  • HEA, Member (2016-),
  • PRS, Member (2016-),
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