Professor in Biomedical Engineering and Biophotonics, College of Engineering & Physical Sciences, Aston University, Birmingham, UK
Professor, Faculty of Information Technology and Electrical EngineeringUniversity of Oulu, Oulu, Finland
Professor, Department of Department of Histology, Cytology and Embryology, Institute of Clinical Medicine N.V. Sklifosovsky, First Moscow State Medical University, Moscow, Russia
For the last 15 years Principle Investigator (PI), Co-PI and/or Coordinator for over 60 research projects, supported by European, British & New Zealand/Australasia Research Councils, UK NHS trust, NATO, Royal Society, U.S. CRDF, New Zealand Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment, Maurice Wilkins Centre (MWC), New Zealand Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade, A*STAR (Singapore), Federal Agency for Science and Innovations (Russia), and industrial partners including Proctor & Gamble, Philips, General Electrics, Unilever and other (with a total cumulative budget of over $20M). For the last 3 years grant income has totalled over €5,5M.
Author and co-author of over 350 publications (186 in peer-reviwed scientific journals and 162 in proceedings of international conferences), 18 book chapters and 6 books (h – index: 42, Google Scholar). Over 700 presentations at the major international conferences, symposia and workshops, including 31 keynotes and plenary talks, 182 invited conference lectures and 89 invited lectures at the universities and international research centres.