Faculty in Residence

Dr. Matthew Yedlin Matthew J. Yedlin is an Associate Professor, jointly appointed in the Departments of Electrical Engineering in the Faculty of Applied Science and Earth and Ocean Sciences in the Faculty of Science at the
University of British Columbia. Dr. Yedlin’s research is interdisciplinary, focusing on the applications of techniques in electrical engineering to geophysical research problems and the application of multiple scattering to practical electromagnetic
wave propagation problems.

Dr. Ray Hsu Ray Hsu is Chair of the Virtual Reality/Augmented Reality User Group at UBC. They direct Eyemole, a research and development group integrating VR/AR and Brain Computer Interfaces.


The Working group provides directions and sets priorities for the Emerging Media Lab.

Learning Technology Innovation Committee liaison:

  • Dr. Claudia Krebs

Faculty Representatives

  • Dr. Bernie Garret
  • Dr. Matthew Yedlin
  • Dr. Raymond Hsu
  • Dr. Maja Krzic
  • Dr. Joseph Anthony

Staff Representative:

  • Saeed Dyanatkar

Student Representative:

  • Theresa Kikuchi, AGDA VR

  • Dr. Claudia Krebs, Faculty of Medicine
  • Dr. Loch Brown, Geography Dept., Faculty of Arts
  • Dr. Bernie Garret, School of Nursing, Faculty of Applied Science
  • Dr. Arthur (Gill) Green, Geography Dept., Faculty of Arts
  • Dr. Taylor Owen, School of Journalism
  • Dr. Allan Kingstone, Psychology Dept., Faculty of Arts
  • Dr. Jennifer Moss, Creative Writing Dept., Faculty of Arts

  • Claudio Pini, Director of Teaching and Learning Services, UBC IT
  • Saeed Dyanatkar, Executive Producer, UBC Studios, UBC EML
  • Juyeong Stella Oh, EML Coordinator
  • Kirk Karasin, 360 Videos, UBC Studios
  • Craig Carpenter, Sound Designer, UBC Studios
  • Andrew Wang, Media Specialist, UBC Studios

Collaborating Staff

  • Brian Wilson, Curriculum Manager, Vantage College
  • Sharon Hu, Instructional Designer, Multimedia Specialist, Faculty of Education
  • Jordi Hernandez, UBC IT
  • Duke Indrasigamany, Director, Student Communications Services

Active Contributors

  • Mehrdad Ghomi, Graduate Student, HoloBrain developer
  • Theresa Marie Kikuchi, Geography VR Arts, Work Learn
  • Shavonne Yu, Geography VR Arts
  • Ryan Oh, Geography VR Developer
  • Jingwen Chen
  • Wenny Jiang
  • Michael Goh
  • Jonas Wang

  • Peter Kao, CEO, Metanaut
  • Andrew Lee, CTO, Metanaut
  • Jason Ngan
  • Travis Anderson

UBC EML is grateful for the continuous support it has received from the following UBC Faculty and Staff:

  • Dr. Matthew Yedlin
  • Dr. Raymond Hsu
  • Dr. Loch Brown
  • Dr. Maja Krzic
  • Dr. Fred Cutler
  • Dr. Francis Jones
  • Dr. Sara Harris
  • Dr. Joseph Anthony
  • Dr. Bernie Garret
  • Dr. Brett Gilley
  • Dr. Elisabeth Ormandy
  • Brian Wilson
  • Sharon Hu
  • Chris Crowley