Professor Holger Regenbrecht is a computer scientist and Professor at the Department of Information Science at the University of Otago, New Zealand
His work spans theory, concepts, techniques, technologies, and applications. Holger’s research interests include human-computer interaction, applied computer science and information technology, presence and telepresence, ubiquitous, immersive, and collaborative augmented reality, three-dimensional user interfaces, psychological aspects of virtual and mixed reality, computer-aided therapy, VR learning and collaboration.
He has published over one hundred peer-reviewed articles and has over 5,000 citations to his work. His current work focuses on translational research and on understanding and implementing computer-mediated realities.
He is a member of several international professional groups and serves as an editorial board member, reviewer and auditor for a number of conferences, journals and institutions. Holger is the current Head of the Information Science department.