Research staff in the Dyson School of Design Engineering are listed below. Follow the link on each name for more information about the person.

Research Staff

  • Dr Deborah Adkins

    Deborah Adkins

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    Dr Deborah Adkins Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Deborah Adkins’ current research activity focuses on developing interactive tools using physical objects which can help people make better retrofit decisions for eco-technologies. 

    Location

    Level 3, 10 Princes Gardens
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Emily Frost

    Emily Frost

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    Emily Frost Research Assistant

    Research Activity

    Emily's research interests consist of hearing aid users’ experiences with hearing aid technology, hearing aid self-efficacy and self-managment of hearing loss through Internet and mobile platforms. 

  • Dr Nicolas Herzig

    Nicolas Herzig

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    Dr Nicolas Herzig Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Nicolas works on morphological computations and how to improve the robotic haptic perception by implementing variable stiffness and damping actuators and controllers.

    Location

    Level 2, Dyson Building
    25 Exhibition Road
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 2DB

  • Dr Ryan Chungeun Kim

    Ryan Chungeun Kim

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    Dr Ryan Chungeun Kim Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Ryan's research area includes auditory perception/cognition, quality evaluation, computational modelling of peripheral auditory processing, and perception-based prediction models of audio quality attributes.

    Location

    Level 4, 10 Princes Gardens
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Dr Veranika Lim

    Veranika Lim

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    Dr Veranika Lim Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Veranika’s research activity involves the evaluation of a social platform for cultural heritage awareness. Generally, she is interested in contributing to sustainability, social technology and pervasive computing with the aim at supporting human perception and decision-making processes.

    Location

    Observatory Building
    25 Exhibition Road
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 2DB

  • Dr Xinhua Liu

    Xinhua Liu

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    Dr Xinhua Liu Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Xinhua's research activities includes additive manufacturing (3D printing and electrospinning) for energy applications, material science, lithium-ion batteries, and supercapacitors and actuators.

    Location

    Observatory Building
    25 Exhibition Road
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 2DB

  • David Poirier-Quinot

    David Poirier-Quinot

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    David Poirier-Quinot Research Assistant

    Research Activity

    David Poirier-Quinot's current research activity focuses on the acoustics of virtual environments: studying methods for the simulation of ecological room acoustics, and questioning associated perception thresholds.

  • Dr Eleanor Ratcliffe

    Eleanor Ratcliffe

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    Dr Eleanor Ratcliffe Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Eleanor’s research focuses on consumer and environmental psychology, including the experience and design of rituals and links between environment and wellbeing.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Michael Stock

    Michael Stock

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    Michael Stock Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Michael is a research associate on Climate-KIC 'Urban Transitions' incubation project for HPL prototype, with Dr Deborah Adkins.

    Location

    25 Exhibition Road
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 2DB

  • Dr Teddy Szemberg O'Connor

    Teddy Szemberg O'Connor

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    Dr Teddy Szemberg O'Connor Research Associate

    Research Activity

    Teddy's interests lie in the development of energy storage systems to enable the wider use of renewable energy sources. He currently works on increasing the performance of high power lithium-ion batteries through improved thermal management.

    Location

    Observatory Building
    Imperial College Road
    South Kensington
    London
    SW7 2DB