Dr. Si Jung "SJ" Kim

Assistant Professor of Entertainment Engineering (download cv)
College of Engineering
Research Interests: Human-Computer Interaction, Entertainment Technology
Office: SEB#3249 (Office Location:
Office Hours: Wednesday 2-5, Thursday 2-4, & by appointment
Personal Web:


Mr. Robert Pearman, Owner & Operator, AeroLux Images

Prof. Robert Rippee (Director, Hospitality Lab at the International Gaming Institute)

Dr. Michael McCreery (UNLV Teaching & Learning)

Dr. Stella Sung (UCF School of Visual Arts and Design)

Visiting Scholars

Dr. Kyungkoo Jun

Professor, Dept. of Embedded Systems Engineering, Incheon National University
Research Interests:
 Panoramic Imaging System, Embedded Systems

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Mr. Yunhwan Jeong

Research Interest: UX Design, Computer Vision, Augmented Reality, Drone


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Silver Mendoza-Matute

I’m a incoming freshmen at UNLV going into Mechanical Engineering. I enjoy playing video games, watching anime, and being in nature. Sometimes, I’ll just be sleeping on the grass. I aspire to work in the field of Robotics after being influenced by mechanimes and games. More so the...Read More »

Adrian san Pedro

Hello my name is Adrian San Pedro! I am an undergraduate Computer Science student at UNLV. Currently my main fields of interest are Mobile, Software, and Video Game development. As a DEX lab member, I hope to create and present new and interesting experiences for people all over!...Read More »

Shreyansh Paliwal

I am a graduate student at UNLV starting fall 2017. I am enrolled for a Masters in Transportation. I have completed my bachelors in Civil Engineering. I love to try new cuisines, travel and explore new cities. I want to contribute the best I can in the...Read More »

Swapnil Godage

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Margeaux Martinez

I am a senior working towards my BS in Entertainment Engineering & Design Technology with emphasis in Automation and Venue Design. I am also a Las Vegas local that truly enjoys exploring everything our “Entertainment Capital” has to offer, which includes all of the amazing food choices, the...Read More »

Siwapan Tanthmanatham

I am Siwapan (Pete), an undergraduate student at UNLV majoring in Computer Science. I am currently working on Flying Orchestra and Autonomous Drone Project. I aspire to become a software engineer/developer or game developer. I also enjoy playing video games and watching anime.

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Arpit Jaiswal

I am doing Masters in MIS at UNLV and have done my under-graduation in Production Engineering. I possess astute working knowledge in the diverse fields of Industrial casting and Networking, Being passionate about robotics with a touch of information technology keeps my day going.
Interest Area: Robotics, Power...Read More »

Shubham Gupta

I am a graduate student in the Lee Business School majoring in Science in Management Information System. I love reading and studying about new technology and games. I also love reading business cases.
Research Interest: Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality.

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Guolin "Ted" Zhang

I am Guolin(Ted), Zhang, a master student of Hospitality of Administration in the William F. Harrah College of Hotel Administration at UNLV. I have a huge passion for eSports and tourism. I am currently researching the Nostalgia eSports Tourism in the United States and aspire to help eSports work...Read More »


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Su Cheol Lee

Research Interests:
 Robotics, Dynamics, Friend-Robots
I want to be a roboticist with a goal of helping human-beings happy. I am currently studying mechanical engineering at Kyonggi University in South Korea.

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Jehoshua Josue

Research Interest:
Web development, Mobile apps

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Chris Hambacher (High School Intern)

Research Interest:
 Entertainment Robots, Game Design, Web Development

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Vaughn McGill-Adami (High School Intern)

Research Interest:
I am interested in opencv, recognition software, and their real world applications.

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Edison Smith

Research Interest: Robotics

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Sandra Perez

Research Interest: Entertainment, Arts, and Social Development

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Casey Brokaw

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Sean Troop

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Randolph Huynh

Research Interest: Internet of Things, User Interface, and Web Development


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Nicholas Huynh

Research Interest: Internet Security, Web Development, and Technology enhancing Education


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Diogo dos Santos

Research Interest: Mechanical Engineering, Entertainment Engineering, 3D Software, CAD Design.


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Saul Mendoza

Research Interests:
 Entertainment Drones

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Tiffany Mata

Research Interest:
 Mechatronics, Entertainment Robots


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Previous Affiliated Faculty

Prof. Matt Dombrowski

Dr. Natalie Underberg

Dr. Micheal Moshell

Previous Members

HaYaeJin Chong

Taewoong Lee

Su Jin Park

Leonardo Lourenco-vieira

Catlene Jeorgia Smith

Julio B. Figueroa

Armon Latifi

Joao Greg Bohatczuk

Daniel Barbosa Maia

Martin Jaime-Viveros

Kevin Duong-Tran

Farhad Fallah

Stephanie Wirtanen

Maxim Sosna

Gabriel Quiroz

Daoyun Zeng

Guilherme Bersani, BA Digital Media

Jessica Naimo, BA Digital Media

Scott Joslin, BA Digital Media

Jae Kim, Medicine PhD Student

Amy Ju, MA program

Geoff Huston, CS Undergraduate

Beth Hallman, MA Digital Media

Joseph Reni, Iowa State University, MS Human Computer Interaction

Ivan Riascos, MFA in Emerging Media

Juan Valera, BA Digital Media

Pedro Silva, MFA Digital Media

Seng Lee Koh, PhD Student

Steve Della-Valentina, BA Digital Media

Darrick Reath, BA Digital Media

Steven Forsyth, BA Computer Science

Raymond De Jesus Castellano BA Digital Media

Alexander Delesky, BA Digital Media

Adam Matheny, BA Digital Media

Shelly Welch, MFA in Emerging Media

Previous Interns

Brandon Lee (High School Intern)

Leonard Lee (High School Intern)

DJ Jackson (High School Intern)

Preston Berg (High School Intern)

Chris Hambacher (High School Intern)

Vaughn McGill-Adami (High School Intern)

Andrew Johnson (High School Intern)

Trenton Mulick (High School Intern)

Marcos Dourado

Victor Caravelas Souza

Hanmyeong Lee

Heungseok Park

Changhee Um

Soomok Lee

Wonhyo Lee

Younglak Jung

Hee Jeong Kim

Byungsun Jang

Jeonghyeon "Justin" Cheon

Previous Visiting Scholars

Ms. Ahyoung Jo

Mr. Ryu Gi-Hyun

Dr. Yousang Yim

Mr. Jaehyuk Kim

Ms. Chiyang Eun

Dr. Woo Jin Chang

Mr. Dong Ik Cho

Mr. Sung-Jin Ko

Mr. Won Goo Lee

Dr. Jieun Kim