Heriot-Watt University is a partner with the University of Edinburgh in the Edinburgh Research partnership in Engineering (www.erp.ac.uk), and will contribute to TOUCAN by offering significant skills in the areas of signal processing.
Professor Steve McLaughlin – Head of School, Engineering and Physical Sciences
Professor McLaughlin began his career as a Development Engineer at Barr and Stroud before moving on to MEL Ltd and then to Edinburgh University.
He has held a number of academic positions within Edinburgh University, including Director of Research and Deputy Head of the School of Engineering. He studied at both the University of Glasgow and the University of Edinburgh. He is a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering and of the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineers.