Philip leads ARToolworks’ technology and product development, and provides technical and managerial expertise in ARToolworks software development, projects, and customer support.
He has over ten years experience in Human Interface Engineering, including experience in virtual reality software and systems development, mixed and augmented reality software development, applied perceptual psychology, and technology transfer and product development. His software development credentials were established through his contribution to several open-source projects, including the ARToolKit, which has risen to the top 1% of open-source projects worldwide under his management. He holds M.Sc.(Hons) and B.E.(Hons) degrees from the University of Canterbury and has been a visiting scientist at the HIT Lab on the NASA-sponsored human-robot augmented reality project in 2005.