Mr Simon Holyoake

Mr Simon Holyoake Research Electronics Engineer

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3168

E-mail Mr Simon Holyoake

Biography

  •  2007 –Present : British Geological Survey, Research Electronics Engineer
  •  2005 –2007 : Electromech Design and Assembly Ltd, Electronics Design Engineer
  •  2002 –2005 : De Montfort University, BEng(Hons) Electronic Engineering 2:1
  •  1999 –2001 : De Montfort University, Cert(HE) Computer Science

Awards

  •  2011 : CRI: BAE’s Chairman’s award for innovation.

Research interests

  • Acoustic inspection and non-destructive testing
  • Development of laboratory automation and control systems
  • High speed DSP using FPGAs
  • Unconventional gas sources

Skills

  • High pressure fluid experimental design and assembly
  • Mixed signal circuit design
  • National Instruments LabView development (Rio, Fieldpoint, RealTime, FPGA)
  • PCB layout and design
  • RF filter and amplifier design

Current projects and collaboration

  • Design Engineer: Improved Bond-Impact test
  • Experimentalist: Acoustic inspection project