Oliver Hatfield

Job title
Senior Technician - School of Interiors Architecture and Design
Email
oliver.hatfield@falmouth.ac.uk

Since graduating from Falmouth University and with experience in both design and fabrication, Oliver has worked extensively in the design and exhibition sector in Cornwall before starting his own business oh design in 2006 an independent 3D design agency that produces creative and practical solutions for museums, heritage centres, retail brands and organisations throughout Cornwall, Devon and beyond.
Oliver joined Falmouth University in 2013 as a key member of the new Makernow Fabrication Laboratory team delivered training, workshops and assistance to the public and Open Source Community and gave technical design support for local businesses and internal research projects. His interests lie in digital fabrication, CAD CAM technologies, design process and product design development. Oliver was also a member of the team on the The Super Crafted research project directed by Katie Bunnell specifically working on the development of the SuperSlipi and Brush Bot project.

Oliver is currently a Senior Technician for SADI and a team member of Falmouth University's new Smart Design Laboratory, assisting new Smart design with external partners and projects.

Qualifications

YearQualificationAwarding body
2003
1st Class BA Hons 3D design for Sustainability
Falmouth College of Arts

Research interests

Research centre and group affiliations

Autonomatic
Sustainable Design

Research topics

Sustainable Design
Digital Design and Production
Smart technology
New Digital Technologies