Leader of the Electromagnetics Design Group
University of Glasgow
Dr. Drysdale received BE (1st) (1998) and PhD (2003) degrees from the University of Canterbury, New Zealand. His research interests are in the electromagnetics of silicon – solving the interconnect problem. In 2006, he was appointed as a Lecturer in the Electronics Design Centre (Computational Electromagnetics) at the University of Glasgow. He was awarded a Scottish Executive/Royal Society of Edinburgh Personal Research Fellowship in 2004. Prior to that he was a member of the Microsystem Technology group at the University of Glasgow. His previous research was on the design, modelling, and characterisation of radio frequency and terahertz devices, leading to one patent and a further three patent applications. He led an exhibit at the Royal Society Summer Science Exhibition 2006.