Dr Steve Barker

PhD, MBA, Dip(M), PCTHE, FHEA

Senior Lecturer in Electronic Engineering

School of Engineering, Computing and Mathematics

Steve Barker

Role

As well as teaching Electronics, Control Systems, and Sensors and Data Logging I am also heavily involved in research.  My research interest encompass (amongst other things) Biomedical Electronics, Autonomous Vehicle Control Systems and Radio Frequency Circuits.

I also supervise Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research Degree student projects.

Research

My research interest encompass (amongst other things) Biomedical Electronics, Autonomous Vehicle Control Systems and Radio Frequency Circuits.  Current projects include Artificial Intelligence based techniques for artefact minimisation in biomedical systems, driver distraction technology, Electrical Impedance Tomography mammogram design, and image enhancement for MRI systems.

Publications

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Teaching and supervision

Courses

Modules taught

I am the Module Leader for:

  • Electronic Systems
  • Control Technology
  • Sensors and Data Logging

And I also teach Management on another module.

Supervision

I have supervised a number of PhD and Masters by Research students through to completion.  I am always interested to hear from potential research students about their project ideas.