About Us

GILT - Games, Interaction and Learning Technologies

The GILT research group is located in the Engineering College (ISEP) of the Porto’s Polytechnic Institute (IPP) and focuses on the analysis, design and development of scientific and technical knowledge in the fields of Serious Games, Graphics, Virtual Reality, Multimedia, Interaction, and Learning Technologies.

GILT researchers promote the group’s R&D mission linking it to post-graduate programmes at MSc and PhD level and leading international collaborative projects and joint initiatives with other academic and commercial institutions.

We are based in ISEP, Porto - Portugal

GILT – Games, Interaction and Learning Technologies – is a R&D group of ISEP (Institute of Superior Engeneering of Porto)

Our Activities

The activities of this research group are divided into the following areas:

Virtual Reality and Interaction

(Lead by João Miguel Leitão): This line aims to promote research and development of image synthesis and real time interaction

Multimedia and Communications

(Lead by Jorge Mamede): This line is concerned with Research and Development on Communication Systems and Multimedia

Multimedia and Medicine

(Lead by António Castro e Ricardo Almeida): This line develops research on the use of multimedia in medicine and health in general

Learning Technologies

(Lead by Paula Escudeiro): This line aims to further research and development around the integration of technology in teaching / learning