Michael Mortimer

Michael Mortimer
  • PhD in the field of Virtual Reality and Robotics

Michael Mortimer received his Electronics Engineering Honours Degree from Deakin University, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, Australia in 2013 receiving first class honours. He has worked as a Telecommunication Technician in Telstra for 10 years in both the states of Adelaide and Perth in Australia.

In 2014 Michael moved on from his telecommunications career in pursuit of completing a PhD in the field of Virtual Reality and Robotics at Deakin University. His PhD work involves exploring the ability to provide operators with a dynamic user interface for teleoperation of heterogeneous robots.

Michael has published 6 papers in the areas of virtual reality and robotics with 2 in the haptics field he is also a member of IEEE, Engineers Australia and Golden Key professional societies.