Specialist Interest Groups

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Acoustic/Ultrasonic Non-Destructive Evaluation

Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Katherine Tant, University of Strathclyde
Dr. Charles MacLeod , University of Strathclyde
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Jonathan Singh, University of Strathclyde


Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof. Philip Joseph, University of Southampton
Dr. Antonino Filippone, University of Manchester
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Dale Smith, Cranfield University


Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Marc Holderied, University of Bristol
Dr. Paul Lepper, Loughborough University
Early Career Coordinators: Helen Whitehead, Oliver Metcalf, University of Salford, Manchester Metropolitan University

Biomedical Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof Anna Barney, University of Southampton
Dr Haydar Aygun, London South Bank University
Early Career Coordinator: Eugenio Donati, University of West London

Communication and Room Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof Mark Plumbley, University of Surrey
Dr Stephen Dance, London South Bank University
Early Career Coordinators: John Zeman, Amal Emthyas, Veneklasen Associates, Inc., University of Salford

Computational Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof Nick Ovenden, University College London
Dr Jonathan Hargreaves, University of Salford
Early Career Coordinators: Dr Amelia Gully, Andrew Gibbs, University of York, University College London

Early Career

Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Simone Graetzer, University of Salford

Hearing Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Christian Sumner, Nottingham Trent University
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Robert MacKinnon, Anglia Ruskin University

Mathematical Analysis in Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Anastasia Kisil, The University of Manchester
Ed Brambley, University of Warwick
David Hewett, UCL
Early Career Coordinator: Georg Maierhofer, University of Cambridge


Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof. Richard V. Craster, Imperial College
Dr. Gianluca Memoli, Sussex University
Early Career Coordinators: Dr. Tim Starkey, Manish Raj, University of Exeter, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi

Noise and Soundscape

Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof. Abigail Bristow, University of Surrey
Prof. Jian Kang, UCL
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Francesco Aletta, UCL

Physical Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Olga Umnova, University of Salford
Dr. Shahram Taherzadeh, Open University


Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof. Rob Dwyer-Joyce, University of Sheffield
Dr. Nicholas Watson, University of Nottingham
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Jevgenija (Jenny) Prisutova, University of Sheffield

Underwater Acoustics

Group co-ordinator(s)
Dr. Duncan Williams, Defence Science and Technology Laboratory
Dr. Alan Hunter, University of Bath
Stephen Robinson, National Physical Laboratory
Early Career Coordination Team: Dr Rosalyn Putland; Ben Ford; Dr Ben Thomas; Dr Nikhil Banda,


Group co-ordinator(s)
Prof. Carl Hopkins, University of Liverpool
Dr. Joshua Meggitt, University of Salford
Early Career Coordinator: Dr. Han Meng, Northumbria University

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