Joseph Peter (Joe) McGEEHAN

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1946-02-15
Education Bootle GS for Boys, Univ of Liverpool (BEng, PhD, DEng)
Publications N/A
Recreations walking, music, cricket, cycling, theatre, reading, church
Clubs N/A
Style Prof Joe McGeehan, CBE, FREng
Career sr scientist Allan Clark Research Centre (Plessey Group Ltd) 1970-72, lectr then sr lectr Sch of Electrical Engrg Univ of Bath 1972-85; Univ of Bristol: first dir Centre for Communications Res 1988- (estab 1987), head Dept of Electrical and Electronic Engrg 1991-98 (chair in communications engrg 1985-), dean Faculty of Engrg 1998-2003; md Telecommunications Research Lab Toshiba Research Europe Ltd 1998-2011 (sr gen advsr 2011-); sr ind dir Renishaw plc 2001-10; over 30 years' res in spectrum efficient modulation techniques and systems; memb various nat and int ctees CCIR 1980-, memb ctee studying comparative modulation schemes for mobile radio Home Office 1980-82, advsr to first MOD/DTI Defence Spectrum Review Ctee, memb Accreditation Ctee and Pool of Assessors IEE 1985-2000, sometime memb various res ctees EPSRC and DTI/EPSRC Link Mgmnt Ctee in Personal Communication Systems, memb Design and Technol Allice Home Office 2007-11; former dir Science Research Fndn (formed by Univs of Bristol and Bath); memb Women's Academic Initiative Bristol, memb int tech advsy panel Singapore's Centre for Wireless Communications (CWC) 2000-02, memb Industrial Bd Local Enterprise Partnership for Bristol and W of England 2010-, chair West of England Inward Investment Bd; Wolfson Fndn rep Bd of Govrs John Cabot City Technol Coll Bristol 1995-98; memb Soc of Merchant Venturers Bristol 2004-; former memb and treas Friends of Bath HS, govr Colston Sch Bristol 2008-; Mountbatten Premium (IEE) 1989, Neal Shepherd Award (IEEE, USA) 1990, Prince of Wales Award for Innovation 1992, Schlumberger Award 1992, winning finalist CBI/Toshiba Year of Innovation 1993, Motorola Research Fndn Award 1994; named sixth in silicon.com's World Agenda Setters list; FRSA 1989, FIEE 1992, FREng 1994
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