One of the leaders of the CLEVAR group, Ross is a senior lecturer at QUT. He has interests in Artificial Intelligence and Image Processing, as well as Virtual and Augmented Reality. With a desire to explore both the technology and cognitive effects of virtual worlds, Ross was one of the founding members of the CLEVAR group. He has a hand in many research projects dealing with virtual space. Ross continually endeavours to form links with business, industry and academic partners. As such, he has immersed himself in mixed reality gatherings, and has effectively become 'one with the virtual'.