A vibrant community of academics, researcher and practitioners in the field of Modern Holography and related disciplines has formed in and around De Montfort University.

Previous Lead Academics in the group

Dr Martin Richardson – Professor Emeritus Modern Holography

Dr Marie Bassford – Professor Physics

Current Ph.D. Researchers

MSc Tove Noorjahaan Dalenius – Art – Synthetic (digital) Holography – Data Visualisation – Practice Based Research – UK/Sweden
Tal Stokes Computational photography – light field rendering – full parallax digital holography – UK
Oliver Peacock UK
Daniel Blackmore
Michael Wiltshire UK


Dr Tine Barkmann UK/Germany
Dr Pearl John
Dr Vivian Amos UK/India
Dr Yin-Ren Chang 
Dr Amani Althagafi
UK/Saudi Arabia
Post-Doc Dr Isabel Azevedo UK/Portugal
MPhil Sandra Oliveira UK/Portugal
Dr Steven Lory Smith

KTP – Knowledge Transfer Partnership

Ashley Watts JSP Architecture Ltd
James Malbon
Easibind International – Link for more information
Andy VolkovMelba Swintex

Modern Holography Associates

Jonathan RossGallery 286 – London
Dr. Hans Bjelkhagen – Professor Wrexham Glyndŵr University
Dr. Stanislovas Zacharovas
Dr. Jeff Blyth – Cambridge University

Several of our researchers take part in the DMU Practice Based Research Doctoral Training Program.