Professor Roy Ruddle

Professor Roy Ruddle


I am best known for my research into novel interactive visualization techniques, ‘Powerwall’ displays, data science, virtual reality, navigation and human computer interaction.

I co-founded the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics (LIDA), and am an Alexander von Humboldt Foundation fellow and an Alan Turing Institute fellow.


  • Research technology director, Leeds Institute for Data Analytics (LIDA)

Research groups and institutes

  • Applied Computing in Biology, Medicine and Health
  • Computational Science and Engineering
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    <li><a href="//">Data visualization with gigapixel displays for comparative genomics</a></li> <li><a href="//">Methods of mapping websites to assist users' navigation</a></li> <li><a href="//">New methods for data-linkage and assessing data quality in eHealth</a></li>