Staff directory


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Ahmed QZLecturer in CommunicationsWireless Communications and Networking
Ang J (CS)Senior Lecturer in Multimedia/Digital SystemsHuman Computer Interaction, social computing
Batchelor JCProfessor of Antenna TechnologyAntennas, Passive Wireless Sensing, RFID, RF materials
Bobrowicz ASenior Lecturer in Digital ArtsArt History, Digital Culture, Digital Media, Human-Computer Interaction
Byers Brown DSenior LecturerAnimation
Cavazza MOProfessor of Intelligent Interactions 
Deravi FReader in Information Engineering and Head of SchoolPattern Recognition, Image Processing, Computer Vision
Efstratiou CLecturer in Ubiquitous ComputingUbiquitous Computing, Mobile Computing, Social Computing, Internet of Things, Wireless Sensor Networks.
Gao SProfessor of RF/Microwave EngineeringAntennas, smart antennas, small antennas, phased array, MIMO, satellite antenna, RF/microwave/mm-wave/THz circuit, satellite communications, wireless power transfer and radars
Gomes NProfessor of Optical Fibre CommunicationsOptical Communications
Guest RMSenior LecturerPattern Recognition, Biometrics and Security, Digital Systems, Software Engineering
Hoque SLecturer in Secure Systems EngineeringComputer Vision, Security and Encryption
Howells WGJReader in Secure Electronic Systems ICMetric based security technology. Biometric and Pattern Recognition techniques
Kelly SWSenior Lecturer in Electronic EngineeringMedical Electronics
Larsen LClinical Engineer / LecturerBioengineering, medical electronics
Lee PSenior Lecturer in Electronic EngineeringEmbedded systems, Reconfigurable systems and architectures, Image processing
Lu GSenior Lecturer in Electronic InstrumentationInstrumentation, Digital Imaging, Image Processing
Marcelli GLecturer in Engineeringcomputational models for cell mechanics, cell signalling and financial problems - instrumentation for swallowing rehabilitation.
Misek RELecturer in Digital MediaDigital Film Making
Oven RLecturer in Electronic EngineeringPhysical Electronics
Sanz Izquierdo BLecturer in Electronic SystemsAntennas, microwaves
Sirlantzis KLecturer in Image Processing and VisionComputer Vision, Pattern Recognition, Computational Intelligence, Biometrics, Robotics
Spurgeon SKProfessor of Control EngineeringRobust and Nonlinear Control, Condition Monitoring, Control Applications
Walczowski LTSenior Lecturer in Electronic EngineeringInternet Technology, E-Learning, Mobile Applications
Waller WAJSenior Lecturer in Electronic EngineeringVLSI Design, Silicon Compilation
Wang CLecturer in Electronic SystemsMicrowave Photonics, Ultrafast Optical Imaging, Optical Fiber Sensors, Bio-photonics
Wang JProfessor of TelecommunicationsWireless Mobile Communications
Yan XLecturer in Control EngineeringControl Theory and Applications
Yan YProfessor of Electronic InstrumentationInstrumentation, Measurement, Sensors, Digital Signal/Image Processing
Young PRSenior Lecturer in Electronic EngineeringMicrowave Engineering, Antennas
Zhang QLecturer in Control EngineeringIntelligent Control, Computational Intelligence, Multi-Objective Optimisation and Applications
Zhu HLecturer in CommunicationsWireless Communications and Networking


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Ahmad EJGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Baker JGraduate Teaching AssistantLife Logging, Context-aware Computing, Internet of Things and Social Sensing
Carmona Cejudo EGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Choudhrey SSGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Cole AJGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Haciosman MGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Henderson MPJGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Khan MFGraduate Teaching AssistantControl Theory, Control Applications, Computational Biology.
Lee JAGraduate Teaching AssistantSocial Networks, Mobile Sensing, Sentiment Analysis, Social Psychology
Liu JGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Lunerti CGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Matsangidou MGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Moser SJGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Ng CCHGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Noor SGraduate Teaching Assistant 
O'Brien JAGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Robertson JJGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Skowron MKGraduate Teaching Assistant 
Wei MGraduate Teaching Assistant 


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Bin Azhar MAHHonorary Research AssociateComputer Vision and Image Processing
Collier RJHonorary Senior Research Fellow 
Curston HHonorary Lecturer 
Davies PAEmeritus ProfessorOptical Communications
Drinkwater AJHonorary Lecturer 
Fairhurst MCEmeritus ProfessorComputer Vision, Image Processing
Haxha SHonorary ResearcherPhotonics, Optical Sensors, Optical Communications
Isenberg CHonorary Lecturer 
Jastrzebski AKHonorary Reader in Electronic EngineeringMicrowaves, Wireless Communications, Electromagnetic Compatibility, Multimedia Systems
Oliver JVHonorary Research FellowWorking wih Ania Bobrowicz on Engagement with Virtual Worlds
Parker EAEmeritus Professor of Radio CommunicationsFrequency Selective Surfaces, Antennas
Pepper MGHonorary Senior LecturerMedical Instrumentation
Sakel MHonorary Senior Research Fellow 
Sharp PHonorary Research FellowSpeech assessment, speech therapy, instrumentation
Sklikas PSHonorary Research Associate 
Sobhy MIEmeritus Professor of ElectronicsMicrowave Engineering, Solid State Electronics
Vieira LCHonorary Lecturer 
Wayman JLHonorary Professor of Biometric Indentification TechnologyBiometric Technologies

Professional Services - Administration

PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Atkins DStudent Success (EDI) Project Officer 
Baker TCCatering SupervisorResponisible for J's Tea Bar and school internal catering
Bowman AAcademic Support OfficerI supervise the Professional Academic Support Team for the School.
Buswell EAStudent Success (EDI) Project Coordinator 
Buswell EAAcademic Assistant 
Butler CRExternal Services OfficerDeveloping the School's marketing strategy, managing the student experience, fostering new business development and collaboration, strengthening our alumni community. EDI Rep and Harassment Contact.
Ellis MKDirector of IT & Technical ResourcesIT Management, IT Service Development & Deployment, Building Management, Planning and Strategy, Space and Resource Allocation, Building and Lab Security, Health and Safety
Jumel KEU Project Manager 
Lowry SClerical AssistantI'm a member of the Professional Academic Support Team.
Lozanska NCClerical AssistantI'm a member of the Professional Academic Support Team
Polglase GSchool Adminstration ManagerGiles is interim School Administration Manager (SAM) until December 2016.
Power FXFinance AssistantI am responsible for ordering of goods and services and booking travel.
Rashid FEmployability OfficerProviding a dedicated employability service, supporting students through placements and skills enhancing activities to produce successful graduates.
Sutton TJRecruitment Co-ordinatorRecruitment.
Thompson TEPA to the Head of School and Examinations CoordinatorI am the PA to the Head of School and Examinations Co-ordinator.
Wood ZFinance OfficerI manage the financial operations of the School.

Professional Services - Technical

PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Brazier ADWorkshop Technician 
Brazier KJSenior IT Technician 
Brookman ATExperimental Officer (Engineering) 
Cunningham RTechnicial Supplies Technician 
El-Kharrat AEKDigital Arts Technician 
Jakes SLSpecialist Workshop Technician 
Lui ECWIT TechnicianIT Support
Mendoza Mendoza AGTechnical Support Centre Technician 
O'Connell DMEngineering Workshop Technician 
Scamp JLTechnical Services AdministratorAdministrator | Artist/Designer
Sinnock PDIT and Technical Services Manager Technical and IT Service Management, ITIL, Change Management, PRINCE2
Twyman HESenior Teaching Technician 
Zhang YIT Support Technician 


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Abu-Amara AResearch Assistant  
Assimakopoulos PResearch Associate 
Bai LResearch Associate 
Gillham MDAResearch Associate 
Luo QResearch AssociateAntenna array; Reflectarray; Multiband Antenna; Antenna minimization
Miguel-Hurtado OResearch Fellow 
Nkansah AGResearch AssociateWith Dr. Gomes
Oyeka DOResearch Assistant 
Pan CResearch Associate 
Spanogianopoulos SResearch Assistant 
Sun JYNewton International Fellow 
Sun LJResearch Associate 
Tayler MResearch Assistant 
Taylor PResearch AssociateWorking with Dr. Batchelor
Turki BMMResearch Assistant 
Wang JResearch Associate 
Ziai MAResearch AssociateEPSRC Grant 230 25874 - Digital Fabrication of UHF Electromagnetic Structures


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Esdale MAssistant Lecturer 
Farrall AJAssociate Lecturer 
Green MWAssistant LecturerDigital Media, Human-Computer Interaction, Web Development
Horne ESpecialist Associate Lecturer 
Milton JAssociate LecturerDocumentary, film, television, ethics, dementia
Rumley CFAssociate Lecturer 
Shore CAssociate Lecturer 
Smith VCAssociate Lecturer 


PhotoStaff NameJob TitleSubject
Abreu MCDCVisiting Research AssociateWorking with Professor Fairhurst - Multi-source biometric processing
Alade TTVisiting LecturerWireless Communications and Networking
Bonner RVisiting Researcher 
Emeakaroha AVisiting Research Fellow 
Feng DAcademic Visitor 
Fu SAcademic Visitor 
Giannakis NVisiting Researcher 
Goff CVisiting Professor 
Gong XVisiting Researcher 
Hepsaydir EVisiting Professor 
Hossain MDMVisiting Research FellowCombustion Diagnostics, Tomographic Techniques, Image Processing, Sensors, 2D/3D Flame Monitoring, Solid Oxide Fuel Cells
Liu XVisiting Academic 
McDonald-Maier KDVisiting ProfessorDigital Systems
Miles RVisiting Research Associate 
Mior Ibrahim ENVisiting Research Fellow 
Neve MJVisiting ResearcherWorking with John Batchelor
Orlov YVisiting ProfessorControl Engineering - Working with Professor Spurgeon
Osman HVisiting Research AssociateULOOP - FP7 Grant 230 322217
Smithard DGVisiting Reader 
Tasker PVisiting Professor in Integrated Systems DesignIntegrated Systems Design
Tian WVisiting Researcher 
Wang TVisiting Senior Research Fellow 
Worley AVisiting ResearcherWorking with John Batchelor
Xu CVisiting ProfessorStudy of Biomass/Coal Flow Characteristics through Sensor Integration and Multi-Scale Data Fusion
Ye ZAcademic Visitor 

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Last Updated: 13/04/2016