Alan Faulkner-Jones

Heriot Watt University

Alan Faulkner-Jones is a Postdoctoral Research Associate in Dr Will Shu’s research group at the Heriot-Watt University’s Institute of Biological Chemistry, Biophysics and Bioengineering. His PhD covered the development and application of an automated 3D/4D live stem cell printer. He completed his undergraduate master’s degree in Robotics and Cybertronics, a multidisciplinary area between mechanical, electrical and software engineering, at Heriot-Watt University in 2010. During his undergraduate degree he spent a summer working in the Advanced Projects group at SELEX GALILEO creating novel vision-based surveillance algorithms. His current project is the continued development and application of the bioprinter developed in his PhD.