What is the UE4Research project and who maintains it?

Project overview

Founded in 2018, the Unreal Engine For Research (“UE4Research”) project aims to act as a central hub for anyone who uses, or wishes to use, Epic Games’ Unreal Engine within the context of scientific research.

The project has three key goals:


The UE4Research project was founded by Dr Adam Rehn, a researcher from James Cook University. Adam and his fellow contributors maintain the project on a volunteer basis in the hopes that it proves useful for fellow researchers.

The following contributors currently assist in maintaining the project:

If you are interested in contributing to the project, see the Community page for details on how to contact us.