Electronics and Computer Science (ECS), University of Southampton

Electronics and Computer Science (ECS)

Dr Peter R Wilson

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Dr Peter R Wilson

ECS, Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom. SO17 1BJ

Position: Guest in Electronics and Electrical Engineering
Email: prw@ecs.soton.ac.uk
Homepage: http://users.ecs.soton.ac.uk/prw/
URI: http://id.ecs.soton.ac.uk/person/2658 [browse]

Interests: solar splash - team director for tarka - university of southampton solar electric boat racing team


Reader in Electronics and Electrical Engineering.

Born and educated in Edinburgh, Scotland, graduating with a BEng in Electrical and Electronic Engineering from Heriot-Watt University in 1988. Worked in Ferranti (Navigation and Radar Systems Divisions) in Edinburgh from 1988 until 1994 and then moved to Analogy, Inc (based in Swindon and Beaverton, OR, USA). Picked up postgraduate qualifications in Digital Systems Engineering 1992 and an MBA in 1999, before leaving Analogy to return to Southampton in 1999 to complete a PhD degree - finishing in 2001. Carried out post doctoral research in the school of Engineering Sciences (Southampton) 2001-2002 in the area of Microgrids.

 Appointed Lecturer in ECS in  2002 in the Electronic Systems Design group (ESD), promoted to Senior Lecurer in 2005. Course Leader for Masters in Microelectronics System Design and System On Chip. Co-ordinator for Erasmus Mundus European Masters in Embedded Computing Systems (EMECS).


PhD - Southampton 2002

MBA - Edinburgh Business School 1999

BEng (Hons) - Heriot Watt 1988 & PGD (Digital Systems Engineering) - Heriot Watt 1992

PCAP - Southampton 2005

Other Professional Activities

IEEE PELS Director of standards

IEEE 1573 chair

IEEE PELS region 8 treasurer

Conferences Attended

BMAS 2008, 2009, 2010

DATE (various since 1999)

ISCAS 2003, 2005, 2007

FDL 2002, 2004

EPE 1995

ECCE 2011

IEEE Aerospace 2009,2010,2012,2013

APEC 2013



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