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Dr Giles Tewkesbury

  • Qualifications: BEng (Hons) PhD
  • Role Title: Associate Head (Student Learning Experience) and Principal Lecturer
  • Address: Anglesea Building, Anglesea Road, Portsmouth (UK) PO1 3DJ
  • Telephone: +44 (0)23 9284 2324
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  • Department: School of Engineering
  • Faculty: Faculty of Technology


I am a Principal Lecturer in the School of Engineering. I have a BEng(Hons) degree in Electrical and Electronic Engineering, and my PhD thesis concerned "Design using Distributed Intelligence within Advanced Production Machinery". I oversee the area of Computing and Electronics in the Systems Engineering Research Group and have been an investigator on many research projects.

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Computing, Electronics, Automation and Robotics
  • Control and Communication Skills


  • Manufacturing
  • Electronic design
  • Firmware design
  • .Net programming ( and
  • AI for programming advanced manufacturing machinery database frameworks
  • Intelligent human-computer interfaces

Research profile

Explore my research profile, publications and activities on the Portsmouth Research Portal

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