Areas of Expertise

  1. Machine Learning and AI
  2. Smart Cities, The Internet of Things and Emerging Tech
  3. Interplanetary Internet
  4. Augmented Reality, Robotics
  5. Biomedical Engineering and Applied Computing (neuroimaging (PET, SPECT, MRI), mammography/radiography)
  6. Digital Signal Processing

Industry Projects (Selected)



PAST (Selected)

  • Oracle: Oracle Data Science Development Toolkit (DSDK)
  • Founders4Schools: Workfinder recommender engine 
  • London Government:
  • European Commission: Requirements and Design for Urban Platforms (+40 cities in the EU)
  • IBM: Delivery of Augmented Reality Application for Smart Building Management & Hidden Assets Location
  • ARUP: Smart Buildings Reference Architecture and Occupancy Sensing Use Case
  • Founders4Schools: WorkFinder recommendation engine to enable young people to obtain meaningful work experience
  • Oracle: Data Science Development Toolkit: Oracle Machine Learning platform. Use Cases: HCM, ERP, CX


Other Activities

Judge and Reviewer

Journals / Committees / Professional Boards

  1. Member of the D&I Group of the Royal Academy of Engineering
  2. Member of the Search and Nominations Committee, Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering
  3. Technical and Professional Network Communities Committee – The IET (Elected) (Present)
  4. Council Member of the Queen Elizabeth Prize or Engineering Ambassador Network
  5. Member of the Create the Trophy Sifting Committee of the Queen Elizabeth Prize for Engineering
  6. Grace Hopper Conference Committee Member (Present)
  7. Technology Board Member - Founders4Schools (Present)
  8. Grant Reviewer/ Panelist – Royal Academy of Engineering (Present)
  9. Chair, TLA Smart Cities Working Group (Present)
  10. Chair of Judges – R&D Awards of the Institute of Engineering and Technology (Present)
  11. Judge of the ACM Global Student Research Competition (Present)
  12. Grace Hopper Conference AI & Awards Committee (Present)
  13. Athena Swan Committee - University College London
  14. Reviewer of papers for IEEE and Springer 
Community Contributions

Volunteering and Mentoring Activities

  1. Translator of Open Roberta (Portuguese)
  2. Women's Developer Academy (Mentor)
  3. #IamRemarkable Facilitator (Present)
  4. Anita Borg Institute for Women and Technology – Ambassador 
  5. ABI.London – Community Leader (2016)
  6. UCL Women Engineers Society – Founder and President (2013-2015)
  7. Royal Academy of Engineering – Member of the Diversity Leadership Group (2014)
  8. IEEE Computer Society Region 8 - Member of the Computer Society Membership Development Committee (2013)