Mikael FernströmDrat University of Limerick
Focus area: AI (Machine Learning, Neural Networks, Deep Fakes), Analog, Art History, Augmented Reality, Biology, Computer Science, Engineering, Cultural Practices, Social Practice, Design, Environmental Art, Eco Art, Land Art, Fabrication, Maker Art, Generative Practices, Generative Art, Geography, Geo-Locative, Mapping, Materials, Textiles Engineering, Performance Art, Theater Studies, Psychology, Cognitive Studies, Sculpture, Spacial, Sound, Acoustics, STEAM, Pedagogy, Education, Systems, Video, Film, Wearables,Connected self
Mikael Fernström is one of the original members of the Interaction Design Centre at the University of Limerick. He was Director of the IDC between 2010 and 2020 and a lecturer in the Department of Computer Science and Information Systems at the University of Limerick between 1996 and 2020. He has managed and participated in numerous projects, in local, national, EU and international contexts. He retired from UL in 2020 and is now working independently, based in West Cork in Ireland.
His research interests cover a range of topics: Interaction Design ,Auditory Display, Physical input and output devices, Ubiquitous computing, Sensors, Electronics, Sound, Music, Art-Science collaboration
He is part of the art-science duo softday.ie