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André Thomas

LIVE Lab Director
Associate Professor of Practice, Department of Visualization

Bio
The LIVE Lab is led by André Thomas from the Department of Visualization. André has more than 20 years of experience in computer-generated imagery and computer games. From 2007 until just recently, he led a multidisciplinary team of software engineers, graphic artists, and project managers at Electronic Arts (EA). In particular, Thomas led the graphics development, planning, and implementation of EA’s football lineup, including the industry-leading Madden video game and the rest of EA’s football lineup: NCAA Football, Head Coach, NFL Tour and NFL Arcade.

Office: Langford C 104
email: manink@arch.tamu.edu

 

Hadeel Ramadan

LIVE Lab Assistant Director
Instructional Assistant Professor, Department of Visualization

Office: Langford C 104
email: hadeel@arch.tamu.edu

 

Collaborators

Anatol Bologan, Instructional Assistant Professor, Dept of Visualization
Lilia Campana, Instructional Assistant Professor, Dept of Visualization
Steve Carruthers, Lecturer, College of Liberal Arts, English Language Institute
Filipe Viera de Castro, Professor, Nautical Archaeology Program
Paulo Lima-Filho, Associate Head for Operations, Dept of Mathematics
Carol Lafayette, Interdisciplinary Professor, Dept of Visualization
Daniil Leiderman, Instructional Assistant Professor, Dept of Visualization
Tim McLaughlin, Department Head, Dept of Visualization
Susan Pedersen, Associate Professor, Educational Psychology
Scott Schaefer, Associate Professor, Dept of Computer Science & Engineering
Livia Stoenescu, Associate Professor, Dept of Visualization
Susan Sutherland, Lecturer, Dept of Visualization
Sam Woodfin, Lecturer, Dept of Visualization

Partnerships

Partners are institutions, organizations, or companies that have a significant stake in the lab and are actively working with us on shaping the lab and the projects we undertake.
Institute of Applied Creativity
Unity Technologies
Side Effects Software
Triseum

Current Employees

Management
Sydney Houk, Producer, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Amelie Hebert, Project Manager, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Design
Marty Newcomb, Game Design Lead, Senior Game Designer, Dept of Visualization
Rami Abu-Hamdan, Game Designer, Undergraduate, Dept of Computer Engineering
Kathryn Friesen, Game Designer, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Jonah Taylor, Game Designer, Undergraduate, Dept of Computer Engineering
Concept
Brittney Crowe, Concept Lead, Graduate, Dept of Visualization
Cara Baxter, Concept Artist, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Julia Boisvert, Concept Artist, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Sarah Marek, Concept Artist, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Krystal Gonzalez, Concept Artist, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
3D
Daniel Brossart, 3D Lead, Graduate MFA, Dept of Visualization
Dylan Payne, 3D Artist, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Caleb Duane, 3D Artist Intern, Undergraduate, Dept of Visualization
Jiaqi Cui, Technical Artist, Graduate, Dept of Visualization
Pablo Vielma, Technical Artist, Graduate, Dept of Visualization
Engineering
Nick Muniz, Engineering Lead, Undergraduate, Dept of Computer Science
Brenton Lenzen, Engineer, Undergraduate, Dept of Computer Science
Michael Black, Engineer, Undergraduate, Dept of Architecture
Instructional Design & Research
Hulya Avci, Researcher, PhD, Dept of Education


If you would like to collaborate with LIVE Lab, please contact us at hadeel@tamu.edu or manink@arch.tamu.edu.

LIVE Lab Teams (Summer 2019)

LIVELab Summer 2019

LIVELab Summer 2019 Management

LIVELab Summer 2019 Design

LIVELab Summer 2019 3D

LIVELab Summer 2019 Engineering

 

 

Past LIVE Lab Teams

LIVE Lab Community

Arte Game Team

Calculus Group


Arte Game Team