Dr. John Hindmarch

Research Associate

Otto-Friedrich-Universität Bamberg/ University of Bamberg
Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation
Office: ZW4/01.24

Am Zwinger 4 (Villa)
D-96047 Bamberg
Mail: john.hindmarch[at]uni-bamberg.de

2011 to 2016

Engineering Doctorate: Investigating the use of 3D digitisation for public facing applications in cultural heritage institutions. UCL Centre for Virtual Environments, Interaction and Visualisation (UCL VEIV) EngD project sponsored by the Science Museum.

September 2010 to September 2011

MRes in Virtual Environments, Imaging and Visualisation

September 2009 to September 2010

MA in Electronic Communication and Publishing

1992 to 1995

University of Cambridge: BA (Hons) Philosophy

since October 2017

Research Associate at the Chair for Digital Technologies in Heritage Conservation, University of Bamberg

2011 to 2017

Lecturer at the department of Information Studies at the University College London

Teaching assistant/lecturer for the master modules "Internet Technologies", "Digital Ressources in the Humanities", "XML", "Introduction to Digitisation", and "Web Technologies, Users and Management"

Delivered 3D digitisation for the Digital Resources, 3D digitisation and seminars for the Advanced Topics in Digital Humanities

1996 to 2008

Magazine Writer/Editor, freelance journalist

UCL 3DIMPact projects:



  • Chizhova, M., Korovin, D., Luhmann, T., Hindmarch, J., Hess, M. (2020), Mathematical modelling of laserscanning process. Conference on “Modern mathematics and concepts, innovative mathematical education” Moscow, June 25, 2020
  • Chizhova, M., Pavlovskis, M., Hindmarch, J.; Hess, M. (2020) Application of multi-criteria decision making for the selection of sensing tools for historical gravestones, The International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, XLIII-B2-2020, pp. 1435–1442. doi: 10.5194/isprs-archives-XLIII-B2-2020-1435-2020.


  • Hindmarch, J., Terras, M., Robson, S., On Virtual Auras: The Cultural Heritage Object in the Age of 3D Digital Reproduction in The Routledge International Handbook of New Digital Practices in Galleries, Libraries, Archives, Museums and Heritage Sites. ed. / Hannah Lewi; Wally Smith; Steve Cooke; Dirk vom Lehn. Routledge, 2019. (Routledge International Handbook)