Programme Development Director of the Industrial Mathematics KTN; with the Smith Institute since 2001; Fellow, Council Member and Vice President Industry and Professional Affairs for the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications.
Managing and leading the delivery of a strategic [business] process automation for an aerospace company.
My work concerns the application of methods from statistics to decision making and learning in robots. I help lead the Intelligent Robotics lab at the University of Birmingham.
My research interests are the geometrical aspects of Robotics. This includes kinematics, dynamics and vision.
Research interests: Intelligent systems, tactile sensing, soft robotics, artificial muscles, electroactive polymers
I have been with the KTN for 4 years working in Space and Defence, but recently took on the new role of Aide to the CEO, supporting on a wide range of policy, strategy and tactical projects focused on driving forward the values of the organisation.
Lorcan Mac Manus
I manage the shorter KTP programme, which allocates funding for up to 60 shorter KTP projects per annum.
Consultant at SciSys UK Ltd providing bespoke software solutions for Intelligent Systems, Autonomy and Robotics for a variety of mainly European Space Agency, Industry, EU or Nationally procured R & D Projects