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Dr Shaun Bangay

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Position

Senior Lecturer In Information Technology (Games Design And Development)

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Info Technology

Campus

Melbourne Burwood Campus

Contact

shaun.bangay@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 925 17684

Research interests

Computer Graphics, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Procedural Generation, Computer Game Design and Development

Publications

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2022

Opportunities with Slippy Maps for Terrain Visualization in Virtual and Augmented Reality

Shaun Bangay, Adam Cardilini, Nyree Raabe, Kelly Miller, Jordan Vincent, Greg Bowtell, Daniel Ierodiaconou, Tanya King

(2022), pp. 139-146, GRAPP: PROCEEDINGS OF THE 17TH INTERNATIONAL JOINT CONFERENCE ON COMPUTER VISION, IMAGING AND COMPUTER GRAPHICS THEORY AND APPLICATIONS - VOL 1: GRAPP, ELECTR NETWORK, E1

conference
2021

A team-teaching approach for blended learning: an experiment

Sophie McKenzie, Rachael Hains-Wesson, Shaun Bangay, Greg Bowtell

(2021), Studies in Higher Education, C1

journal article

Security beyond cybersecurity: side-channel attacks against non-cyber systems and their countermeasures

Aaron Spence, Shaun Bangay

(2021), pp. 1-17, International Journal of Information Security, Berlin, Germany, C1

journal article

Developing Design Guidelines for Virtual Reality based Decision-Making Training for Team Sports

Farah Farizi, Thuong Hoang, Shaun Bangay, Stefan Greuter

(2021), pp. 61-66, CHI PLAY '21: Extended Abstracts of the 2021 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, Virtual Event, Austria, E1

conference

Augmented Reality Analytics to Investigate Motor Skills for Crossing the Midline

Manjeet Singh, Shaun Bangay, Atul Sajjanhar

(2021), Vol. 2, pp. 703-705, ICCE 2021 : Proceedings of the 29th International Conference on Computers in Education Conference, Bangkok, Thailand, E1

conference
2020

Side-Channel Sensing: Exploiting Side-Channels to Extract Information for Medical Diagnostics and Monitoring

A Spence, S Bangay

(2020), Vol. 8, pp. 1-13, IEEE Journal of Translational Engineering in Health and Medicine, Piscataway, N.J., C1

journal article

On repurposing social virtual reality platforms to support distributed learning

Shaun Bangay, Guy Wood-Bradley, Hasan Ferdous, Thuong Hoang, Sophie Mckenzie, Alexander Baldwin, Elicia Lanham

(2020), pp. 981-986, WI-IAT : Proceedings of the 2020 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Joint Conference on Web Intelligence and Intelligent Agent Technology, Online, E1

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2019

The red dot game

Shaun Bangay, Sophie Mckenzie, Maria Nicholas, Aaron Spence

(2019), Vol. 3, pp. 420-425, Learning, education & games, volume 3: 100 games to use in the classroom and beyond, Pittsburgh, Pa., B1

book chapter

Facial cues for deception detection in virtual reality based communication

F Farizi, S Bangay, S McKenzie

(2019), pp. 65-69, BDIOT 2019: Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Big Data and Internet of Things, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference
2018

An overview of protection of privacy in multibiometrics

I Natgunanathan, A Mehmood, Y Xiang, G Hua, G Li, S Bangay

(2018), Vol. 77, pp. 6753-6773, Multimedia tools and applications, New York, N.Y., C1

journal article

Object localisation through clustering unreliable ultrasonic range sensors

L Pan, X Zheng, P Kolar, S Bangay

(2018), Vol. 27, pp. 268-280, International journal of sensor networks, Olney, Eng., C1

journal article

Meaningful choice in strategic unit selection: a case study of unit rankings in Starcraft II

S Bangay, O Makin

(2018), pp. 33-44, CHI PLAY 2018: Proceedings of the 2018 Annual Symposium on Computer-Human Interaction in Play, Melbourne, Vic., E1

conference

Kali Vou (indigenous techknowledges)

Torika Bolatagici, Sean Bangay, Lienors Torre, Simeon Taylor, Alex Baldwin, Emele Ugavule, Ayeesha Ash

(2018), Auckland, Aotearoa New Zealand, JO1

Non-Traditional Research Output
2017

Park attributes that encourage park visitation among adolescents: a conjoint analysis

J Veitch, J Salmon, B Deforche, A Ghekiere, J Van Cauwenberg, S Bangay, A Timperio

(2017), Vol. 161, pp. 52-58, Landscape and urban planning, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Evaluating sensor placement and modality for activity recognition in active games

S Mckenzie, S Bangay, N Jablonsky, T Wilkin

(2017), pp. 1-8, ACSW '17 : Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference, Geelong, Victoria, E1

conference

Orthogonal analysis of StarCraft II for game balance

O Makin, S Bangay

(2017), pp. 1-4, ACSW 2017 : Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference, Geelong, Vic., E1

conference

Use of a biologically adapted reaction-diffusion model to generate hair properties for synthetic creatures

S Bong, S Bangay

(2017), pp. 1-10, ACSW 2017 : Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference, Geelong, Victoria, E1

conference

Deterministic procedural generation of mesh detail through gradient tiling

S Bangay

(2017), pp. 1-10, ACSW 2017 : Proceedings of the Australasian Computer Science Week Multiconference, Geelong, Vic., E1

conference

Fountain of Youth

L Torre, S Taylor, S Bangay, A Baldwin

(2017), Geelong, Vic., J2

Non-Traditional Research Output
2016

On the fast Lanczos method for computation of eigenvalues of Hankel matrices using multiprecision arithmetics

S Bangay, G Beliakov

(2016), Vol. 23, pp. 485-500, Numerical linear algebra with applications, Chichester, Eng., C1

journal article

Adolescents' ratings of features of parks that encourage park visitation and physical activity

J Veitch, J Salmon, K Parker, S Bangay, B Deforche, A Timperio

(2016), Vol. 13, pp. 1-10, International journal of behavioral nutrition and physical activity, London, Eng., C1

journal article
2014

Evaluating locality sensitive hashing for matching partial image patches in a social media setting

S Bangay, O Lv

(2014), Vol. 9, pp. 14-24, Journal of multimedia, Oulu, Finland, C1

journal article

Design elements and feasibility of an organized multiplayer mobile active videogame for primary school-aged children

Sophie McKenzie, Shaun Bangay, Lisa Barnett, Nicola Ridgers, Jo Salmon

(2014), Vol. 3, pp. 1-9, Games for health journal, New Rochelle, NY, C1

journal article

Generating an attribute space for analyzing balance in single unit RTS game combat

S Bangay, O Makin

(2014), pp. 1-8, CIG 2014 : Proceeding of the IEEE Conference on Computational Intelligence and Games, Dortmund, Germany, E1

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Encouraging organized active game play in primary school children

Sophie McKenzie, Shaun Bangay, Lisa Barnett, Nicola Ridgers, Jo Salmon

(2014), pp. 1-8, 6th IEEE Consumer Electronics Society Games, Entertainment, Media Conference, Toronto, Canada, E1

conference

Generating repudiable, memorizable and privacy preserving security questions using the Propp Theory of Narrative

L Pan, S Bangay

(2014), pp. 66-72, CyberC 2014 : The 6th International Conference on Cyber-Enabled Distributed Computing and Knowledge Discovery, Shanghai, China, E1

conference
2013

Emergent effects in massive agent swarms in real-time game environments

O Knight, T Wilkin, S Bangay

(2013), pp. 114-118, IGIC 2013 : Proceedings of the 5th International IEEE Consumer Electronic Society Games Innovation Conference, Vancouver, BC, Canada, E1

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Establishing Competitive Domination Cycles for Peer-to-peer Game Combat

O Makin, S Bangay

(2013), pp. 1-5, Proceedings of the 5th International IEEE Consumer Electronic Society Games Innovation Conference; IGIC 2013, Vancouver, BC, Canada, E1

conference

Modelling attribute dependencies in single unit game combat settings

S Bangay, O Makin

(2013), pp. 20-26, IGIC 2013 : Proceedings of the 5th International IEEE Consumer Electronic Society Games Innovation Conference, Vancouver, Canada, E1

conference
2010

Identifying annotations for adventure game generation from fiction text

R Berkland, S Bangay

(2010), pp. 19-28, SAICSIT 2010 : Fountains of computing research : Proceedings of the 2010 annual research conference of the South African Institute for Computer Scientists and Information Technologists, Bela Bela, South Africa, E1-1

conference

Minimum spanning trees for valley and ridge characterization in digital elevation maps

S Bangay, D de Bruyn, K Glass

(2010), pp. 73-82, Afrigraph 2010 : proceedings of the 7th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Franschhoek, South Africa, E1-1

conference
2009

A method for automatically creating 3D animated scenes from annotated fiction text

K Glass, S Bangay

(2009), Vol. 4, pp. 103-119, IADIS international journal on computer science and information system, [unknown], C1-1

journal article

Simulating crowd phenomena in African markets

F Tasse, K Glass, S Bangay

(2009), pp. 47-52, Afrigraph '09 : proceedings of the 6th international conference on Computer graphics, virtual Reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Pretoria, South Africa, E1-1

conference
2008

Optimisation of Bacillus thuringiensis var. israelensis (Vectobac) applications for the blackfly control programme on the Orange River, South Africa

N Rivers-Moore, S Bangay, R Palmer

(2008), Vol. 34, pp. 193-198, Water SA, Pretoria, South Africa, C1-1

journal article

Evaluating and improving morpho-syntactic classification over multiple corpora using pre-trained, "off-the-shelf", parts-of-speech tagging tools

K Glass, S Bangay

(2008), Vol. 40, pp. 4-10, South african computer journal, Halfway House, South Africa, C1-1

journal article

Automating the creation of 3D animation from annotated fiction text

K Glass, S Bangay

(2008), pp. 3-10, IADIS 2008 : Proceedings of the International Conference on Computer Graphics and Visualization 2008, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, E1-1

conference

Flock inspired area coverage using wireless boid-like sensor agents

C Chibaya, S Bangay

(2008), pp. 144-149, EUROSIM/UKSim : Proceedings. UKSim Tenth International Conference on Computer Modelling and Simulation, Cambridge, UK, E1-1

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The relationship between emergence of the shortest path and information value using ant-like agents

C Chibaya, S Bangay

(2008), pp. 27-34, SAICSIT '08 : Riding the wave of technology : Proceedings of the 2008 annual research conference of the South African Institute of Computer Scientists and Information Technologists on IT research in developing countries, Wilderness, South Africa, E1-1

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2007

Zebra fingerprints : towards a computer-aided identification system for individual zebra

G Foster, H Krijger, S Bangay

(2007), Vol. 45, pp. 225-227, African journal of ecology, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal article

Mechanisms for multimodality : taking fiction to another dimension

K Glass, S Bangay, B Alcock

(2007), pp. 135-144, Afrigraph '07 : proceedings of the 5th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Grahamstown, South Africa, E1-1

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Evaluating and improving morpho-syntactic classification over multiple corpora using pre-trained, 'off-the-shelf', parts-of-speech tagging tools

K Glass, S Bangay

(2007), pp. 19-24, PRASA 2007 : Proceedings of the 18th International Symposium of the Pattern Recognition Association of South Africa, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, E1-1

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A naïve, salience-based method for speaker identification in fiction books

K Glass, S Bangay

(2007), pp. 1-6, PRASA 2007 : Proceedings of the 18th International Symposium of the Pattern Recognition Association of South Africa, Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, E1-1

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Constraint-based conversion of fiction text to a time-based graphical representation

K Glass, S Bangay

(2007), pp. 19-28, SAICSIT '07 : Riding the wave of technology : Proceedings of the 2007 annual research conference of the South African institute of computer scientists and information technologists on IT research in developing countries, Sunshine Coast, South Africa, E1-1

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A probabilistic movement model for shortest path formation in virtual ant-like agents

C Chibaya, S Bangay

(2007), pp. 9-18, SAICSIT '07 : Riding the wave of technology : Proceedings of the 2007 annual research conference of the South African institute of computer scientists and information technologists on IT research in developing countries, Sunshine Coast, South Africa, E1-1

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Animated feather coats using field lines

S Bangay

(2007), pp. 169-211, Afrigraph 2007 : proceedings of the 5th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Grahamstown,, South Africa, E1-1

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2006

The identification of mammalian species through the classification of hair patterns using image pattern recognition

T Moyo, S Bangay, G Foster

(2006), pp. 177-181, Afrigraph '06 : Proceedings of the 4th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Procedural modeling facilities for hierarchical object generation

C Morkel, S Bangay

(2006), pp. 145-154, Afrigraph '06 : Proceedings of the 4th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Implementing the 'GrabCut' segmentation technique as a plugin for the GIMP

M Marsh, S Bangay, A Lobb

(2006), pp. 171-175, Afrigraph '06 : Proceedings of the 4th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Duplicating road patterns in South African informal settlements using procedural techniques

K Glass, C Morkel, S Bangay

(2006), pp. 161-169, Afrigraph '06 : Proceedings of the 4th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Hierarchical rule generalisation for speaker identification in fiction books

K Glass, S Bangay

(2006), pp. 31-40, SAICSIT '06 : Research for a changing world : Proceedings of the 2006 annual research conference of the South African institute of computer scientists and information technologists on IT research in developing countries, Somerset West, South Africa, E1-1

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Graph matching with subdivision surfaces for texture synthesis on surfaces

S Bangay, C Morkel

(2006), pp. 65-74, Afrigraph '06 : Proceedings of the 4th international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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2005

Evaluating parts-of-speech taggers for use in a text-to-scene conversion system

K Glass, S Bangay

(2005), pp. 20-28, SAICSIT '05 : Research for a Changing World – Proceedings of SAICSIT 2005, White River, South Africa, E1-1

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2004

Wearing your PIM : experiments with an audio enhanced PIM

M Tsegaye, S Bangay, A Terzoli

(2004), SATNAC : Proceedings of the 7th South African Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Western Cape, South Africa, E1-1

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Modelling and rendering techniques for African hairstyles

D Patrick, S Bangay, A Lobb

(2004), pp. 115-124, Afrigraph '04 : Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Stellenbosch, South Africa, E1-1

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Kaleidoscope configurations for reflectance measurement

S Bangay, J Radloff

(2004), pp. 161-170, Afrigraph '04 : Proceedings of the 3rd international conference on Computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Stellenbosch, South Africa, E1-1

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2003

Simulation and visualization of fire using extended Lindenmayer systems

T Zaniewski, S Bangay

(2003), pp. 39-48, Afrigraph '03: Proceedings of the 2nd international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Rendering optimisations for stylised sketching

H Winnemoller, S Bangay

(2003), pp. 117-122, Afrigraph '03: Proceedings of the 2nd international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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A lightwave 3d plug-in for modelling long hair on virtual humans

D Patrick, S Bangay

(2003), pp. 161-166, Afrigraph '03: Proceedings of the 2nd international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Realistic autonomous fish for virtual reality

A Lobb, S Bangay

(2003), pp. 167-170, Afrigraph '03: Proceedings of the 2nd international conference on computer graphics, virtual reality, visualisation and interaction in Africa, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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A digital watermarking scheme for Bezier surfaces

J Chadwick, S Bangay, P Wentworth

(2003), SATNAC : Proceedings of the 6th South African Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Southern Cape, South Africa, E1-1

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2002

Geometric approximations towards free specular comic shading

H Winnemoller, S Bangay

(2002), Vol. 21, pp. 309-316, Computer graphics forum, Oxford, England, C1-1

journal article
2001

Super-realistic rendering using real-time tweening

H Winnemoller, S Bangay

(2001), SATNAC : Proceedings of the 4th South African Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Wild Coast Sun, South Africa, E1-1

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Experiences in porting a virtual reality system to Java

S Bangay

(2001), pp. 33-37, Afrigraph '01: Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Computer graphics, virtual reality and visualisation, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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Implementation and applications of the distortion operator

S Bangay

(2001), pp. 17-25, Afrigraph '01: Proceedings of the 1st international conference on Computer graphics, virtual reality and visualisation, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

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2000

From virtual to physical reality with paper folding

S Bangay

(2000), Vol. 15, pp. 161-174, Computational geometry, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
1999

The development of a generic framework for the implementation of a cheap, component-based virtual video-conferencing system

S Panagou, S Bangay

(1999), Vol. 25, pp. 185-193, South African computer journal, Johannesburg, South Africa, C1-1

journal article

A generic virtual reality interaction system and its extensions using the common object request broker architecture (CORBA)

M Rorke, S Bangay

(1999), SATNAC : Proceedings of the 2nd South African Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Durban, South Africa, E1-1

conference
1998

An investigation into factors influencing immersion in interactive virua reality

S Bangay, L Preston

(1998), pp. 43-51, Virtual environments in clinical psychology and neuroscience : methods and techniques in advanced patient-therapist interaction, Oxford, England, B1-1

book chapter

Virtual reality interaction techniques

M Rorke, S Bangay, P Wentworth

(1998), SATNAC : Proceedings of the 1st South African Telecommunications, Networks and Applications Conference, Cape Town, South Africa, E1-1

conference

Visiview : a system for the visualization of multi-dimensional data

S Bangay

(1998), pp. 80-89, Proceedings of Visual Data Exploration and Analysis, San Jose, Calif., E1-1

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1997

Building the second generation of parallel/distributed virtual reality systems

S Bangay, J Gain, G Watkins, K Watkins

(1997), Vol. 23, pp. 991-1000, Parallel computing, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article

Funded Projects at Deakin

Other Public Sector Funding

Tabu: Fijian Kali and Hair Ritual

Dr Torika Bolatagici, Dr Lienors Torre, Dr Shaun Bangay, Dr Alexander Baldwin, Mr Simeon Taylor

  • 2018: $31,911

Forest Classroom AR Project

Dr Atul Sajjanhar, Dr Shaun Bangay, Mr Manjeet Singh

  • 2019: $13,500

Connecting Communities to Better Understand and Support Management of MPAS.

Dr Adam Cardilini, A/Prof Daniel Ierodiaconou, A/Prof Tanya King, A/Prof Kelly Miller, Dr Shaun Bangay

  • 2022: $68,200
  • 2021: $172,565
  • 2020: $104,365

Industry and Other Funding

Digitising the Walkley archive project.

Dr Jennifer Martin, Prof Matthew Ricketson, Dr Shaun Bangay

  • 2019: $35,000

Supervisions

Principal Supervisor
2021

Owen Makin

Thesis entitled: Balancing Adversarial Combat Games using Measures of Options and Outcomes

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology

Associate Supervisor
2016

Sohail Iqbal Malik

Thesis entitled: Role of ADRI Model in Teaching and Assessing Novice Programmers

Doctor of Philosophy (Information Technology), School of Information Technology