B.Eng Civil Engineering (University of Southampton).
M.Sc and D.I.C. Computing Science (Imperial College).
Ph.D Heuristically Seeded Genetic Algorithms Applied to Engineering Analysis and Optimisation (University of Portsmouth).
Professional Affiliations/ Memberships
Research Interests and Supervision
Coastal defence engineering and practices, environmental and structural remote sensing, the optimisation of engineering design & construction processes via evolutionary computation, BIM.
After leaving the British army I started working in Africa and the Mediterranean as an oilfield technical services Field Engineer. After this I worked as a Coastal Defence Engineer for a local borough council and in 2003 I became chartered engineer with the ICE while working for Halcrow (now CH2M) as a Bridge Engineer (analysis, design, remediation, contract supervision etc.)