Senior Lecturer in audio technology in the School of Computing, Science & Engineering.
Main teaching areas are in audio production and post production, audio technology and music technology to our BSc (Hons), BEng and MSc courses. Supervising final year and MSc projects in spatial audio, accessibility and audio post production.
My main research interests are in audio, digital media, broadcast and accessibility, including cross disciplinary research. Currently working on object-based spatial audio systems, audio forensics for media content security and audio related accessibility for people with hearing impairments.
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Recent Research Activity
PhD, ‘Improving TV sound for people with hearing impairments’
MSc Digital Music Technology (Distinction), Keele University
PGCE Teaching & Learning in HE
Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Member of the Audio Engineering Society
Member of the International Association of Broadcast Manufacturers
Co-founder and Director of University spin-out company Salsa Sound Ltd, developing solutions for live sport audio.
Consultant for a range of projects based at the Acoustics Research Centre, University of Salford.
Winner City Football Group Startup Challenge (2019)
AES Convention Best Paper Award, Dublin (2019)
Winner International Association of Broadcast Manufacturers Dragon’s Den event (2018)
Finalist BT Sport Innovation international competition (2018)
Alumni Achievement Award (University of Salford) (2012)
The Engineer Award for Consumer Technology (The Engineer Magazine) on behalf of the FascinatE project, (2011)
Merit Award (University of Salford) for ‘outstanding contribution to music technology’ (2002)