Electronics and Computer Software Engineer
Jason is working on a project to investigate how the Wizzybug influences the development of psycho-social and play skills in young children with disabilities. This involves understanding how the Wizzybug is used and how the recipients’ lives are affected over the first few months of receiving a Wizzybug.
BSc (Hons): Physics with Physical Electronics, University of Bath
MSc: Advanced Computer Systems: Internet Systems, University of Bath
PhD: “Fall detectors for people with dementia”, University of Bath
25 years’ experience in software development and computer systems management in academic and commercial environments
Member of the Institute of Physics
Member of the British Computer Society
Chartered IT Professional
Expertise and interests
- Embedded software development and software engineering techniques
- Experience in a wide range of application areas, for example, physiological sensors, embedded firmware inside voice recorders and other electronic devices, software for implementing distributed databases, software for controlling data acquisition systems, and frameworks for the automated testing of firmware.
- Technology to help with assisted living for frail and older people and those living with dementia
- Robotics and cognitive systems