Tychonas Michailidis is a Research Fellow at Solent University. He received his Ph.D degree in music technology and composition from Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham City University and a Master’s degree in Digital Arts in Performance. He is also an Associate Fellow of the Higher Education Academy.
He joint Solent University in 2016 as a post-doctoral researcher working on the IMAGINE project, a Virtual Reality diagnostics tool for marine engineers, as well as developing a bespoke Vibrotactile Armband (VARM) system for communication and interaction between performers.
As an electronic music performer, Tychonas has performed his music around Europe and worked with several composers and ensembles including Hilda Paredes (Mexico/UK), Yuval Avital (Italy), Grup Instrumental de Valencia (Spain), Court-Circuit (France), Meitar Ensemble (Israel).