Dr Baris Isikguner

Deputy Head, Computer Games


Faculty:Faculty of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences

School:Cambridge School of Creative Industries

Location: Cambridge

Areas of Expertise: Computer games art

Baris Isikguner is a doctoral researcher and a certified master level animator.




Baris was awarded the DNIIT Certificate by the National Institute of Information Technology (NIIT). His research is based on enhancing the believability of a 3D key-framed character by layering it with procedural animation.

Research interests

  • Animation Theory and Practice
  • Organic and non-Organic Modeling
  • Rigging
  • Animating
  • Rendering for Games and Films

Areas of research supervision

See research interests

Selected recent publications

'The use of hair dynamics to produce life-like and believable character animations in a short length of time'. 5th Annual International Conference on Computer Games, Multimedia and Allied Technologies (CGAT 2012), Global Science and Technology Forum (GSTF). ISSN: 2251-1679.