Keynote Speaker at Sensors & their Applications XVII19th July 2012
I have been invited to speak at the Institute of Physics' biennial conference on Sensors and their Applications. The seventeenth in the series of conferences on Sensors & their Applications (S&A XVII) will be hosted outside of the UK and Ireland for the first time in Dubrovnik, Croatia in September 2013.
The conference will be held in Dubrovnik, Croatia
This will be the 17th occurance of the conference, having began in Manchester in 1983 and included the first of the highly successful Eurosensors conference at Cambridge in 1987 and at Southampton in 1998. It was also one of the first conferences that I attended as a PhD student back in 2005!
Most notabley, it will be the first time that the conference has ventured outside of the UK and Ireland, this time being held in Dubrovnik, Croatia. The conference will take place between the 16-18 September 2013.
My talk is titled "New tricks with old sensors: pervasive technologies for novel applications", watch this space for more information!
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Awarded Prestigeous £5.5M EPSRC Programme Grant18th February 2013
We have just been awarded a large EPSRC-funded Programme Grant of £5.5M (totalling £10.7M when University and Industrial contributions are included), with Professor Bashir Al-Hashimi as the Director and myself as one of the Co-Investigators. I will also have the role of Applications Leader, and are responsible for ensuring cross-layer collaboration between research partners.
The project, codename PRiME (Power-efficient, Reliable, Many-core Embedded systems), will address major cha... [more]
Energy Harvesting Book Chapter30th June 2010
My book chapter on "Wireless Devices and Sensor Networks," that I co-authored with Dr Alex Weddell and Dr Nick Harris has just been published! The book, titled "Energy Harvesting for Autonomous Systems", is published by Artech House, and edited by Professor Neil White and Dr Steve Beeby. The majority of my chapter is (at least currently) available to read on Google Books.
The chapters of the book are:
Wireless Devices and Sensor Networks
Photovoltaic Energy Harvesting