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Richard Hornsey

University Professor, Associate Dean Academic & Students, P.Eng

Department:

Electrical Engineering & Computer Science

Bio

I am currently the inaugural Associate Dean Academic and Students.

In the past I have served as Associate Dean for Engineering in the Faculty of Science & Engineering, Vice Dean and Interim Dean in the Lassonde School of Engineering, and Chair of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

My MA, MSc and DPhil degrees are in Engineering Science from the University of Oxford and I am a licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario. Also, I am a Fellow of the Engineering Institute of Canada and an honorific University Professor at York.

Research Interests

My current research projects relate to the history of engineering and technical education.

Earlier research interests have included: liquid metal ion sources; quantum electronic devices; amorphous silicon devices and sensors; CMOS active pixel sensors and integrated cameras; biologically inspired image sensors; sensor networks and swarms.

Details are available on my web site.