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When is the Creative Technology Lab open?

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The Creative Technology Lab is open at the following times: Monday 10:00–20:00 Tuesday 10:00–2...

Updated 3 days ago by Michael-Jon Mizra

Building a Simple Robot Arm with Servo Motor and Joystick

Physical Computing Tutorials

How to contruct a robotic arm? A simple robotic arms is basically like human arm which consists o...

Updated 2 weeks ago by Joanne Leung

How to use DFPlayer mini to play MP3

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is a DFPlayer? The DFPlayer Mini MP3 Player For Arduino is a small and low price MP3 module ...

Updated 2 weeks ago by Joanne Leung

Interaction Toolkit examples

VR tutorials Interaction Toolkit Essentials

Overview video:(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIoGBoC1txM&ab_channel=MicrosoftDeveloper) Esampl...

Updated 4 weeks ago by Alejandro Escobar

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VR tutorials Interaction Toolkit Essentials

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Who works in the Creative Technology Lab?

About the Lab Frequently Asked Questions

The Creative Technology Lab is run by a team of Specialist Technicians who provide one-to-one sup...

Updated 1 month ago by Joanne Leung

How to make Animation on NeoMatrix

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is NeoMatrix? NeoMatrix is a grid lined up with mutiple Neopixel. Neopixel is addressable LE...

Updated 1 month ago by Joanne Leung

Using a Sparkfun MP3 Trigger

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is the MP3 Trigger? The MP3 trigger is a board made by Sparkfun electronics that provides a ...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

Using a Force Sensor

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is a Force Sensor? The Force Sensor is sensing the resistance value depending on how much it...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to connect a Light Dependent Resistor (LDR)

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is an LDR? An LDR or Light Dependent Resistor is a component which restricts how much power ...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to send data to Processing from Arduino

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is the Serial Communication? Serial communication is the process of sending data one bit at ...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to connect Arduino with Touchdesigner

Physical Computing Tutorials

How to connect Arduino with Touchdesigner TouchDesigner is a node based visual programming langua...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

Using a TCS34725 RGB Color Sensor

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is the TCS34725 RGB Color Sensor? The TCS3472 sensor provides a digital return of red, green...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to control Arduino without using delay()

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is a delay()? delay() is a function that pauses the program for the amount of time (in milli...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to use a Neopixel strip

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is Neopixel? Neopixel is a name given by Adafruit. Neopixel is addressable LEDs, meaning tha...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to use a PIR sensor

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is a PIR sensor? PIR stands for Passive Infra Red and therefore a PIR sensor can etect movem...

Updated 2 months ago by Joanne Leung

How to export your p5.js as a video

Creative Coding Tutorials

To export your p5.js sketch as a video requires an external library and some simple lines of code...

Updated 3 months ago by Michael-Jon Mizra

Making Breathing Light with LEDs

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is a LED? LED (Light Emitting Diode) is a semiconductor light source that emits light when c...

Updated 3 months ago by Joanne Leung

Making sounds with a piezo

Physical Computing Tutorials

)# What is a piezo? 'Piezo' normally refers to an electrical component which can be used to make ...

Updated 3 months ago by Joanne Leung

Controlling an actuator with TinkerKit Mosfet

Physical Computing Tutorials

What is the TinkerKit Mosfet? The TinkerKit Mosfet is a simple module for controlling devices lik...

Updated 3 months ago by Joanne Leung