ECS, Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom. SO17 1BJ
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
BMAS 2008, 2009, 2010
DATE (various since 1999)
ISCAS 2003, 2005, 2007
FDL 2002, 2004
IEEE Aerospace 2009,2010,2012,2013