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Benjamin Kenwright

Dr Benjamin Kenwright MEng (Hons), PhD, CEng, SFHEA, FBCS, SMIEEE, MACM, CMALT, CSci

Associate Professor

School of Media Arts and Technology


Dr Benjamin Kenwright is a highly skilled researcher, developer, leader in game technologies, management, and engineering operations.  Benjamin is the course leader/associate professor for the undergraduate and postgraduate games degrees at Southampton Solent University.  He studied at both the University of Liverpool and Newcastle University before moving on to work in the game industry and eventually joining the School of Media Arts and Technology at Solent in 2016.  His research interests include real-time systems, evolutionary computation, and interactive animation.  Benjamin has over twenty years' experience in research, teaching, and industrial project management.

Dr Kenwright is always keen to work with talented students with an education background in maths, software engineering and mechanical engineering on MSc and PhD projects. These projects are likely related to developing physics-based simulations, massively parallel systems, game technologies, or interactive techniques. If you are interested in any of these projects and would like to apply for a position at Southampton Solent University, please email Dr Kenwright with a full resume for further discussion.

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