Dr Jodie Wetherall

Jodie Wetherall BEng Hons, PhD, CEng, MIET, SFEA

Dr Jodie Wetherall

Jodie Wetherall
BEng Hons, PhD, CEng, MIET, SFEA

Principal Lecturer and Faculty Systems Development Manager

Faculty of Engineering & Science

Dr Jodie Wetherall joined the University in 2001 as a lecturer in computer engineering. He became a senior lecturer in 2005 and was promoted to Principal Lecturer in 2012. In 2015 he became the Faculty of Engineering and Sciences' Systems Development Manager.

Before joining the university, he was the company director at Mentor IT Systems Ltd, and a Systems Engineer and IT Consultant at Xtronics Ltd. He continues to undertake consultancy activity with the University and has worked on various commercial projects, including several Knowledge Transfer Partnerships (KTPs) and collaborative research and development contracts.

He is actively researching in the areas of network security, mobile ad-hoc networks (MANETS), robotics, autonomous systems and embedded systems. Opportunities are available for under- and post-graduate student projects in addition to MPhil and PhD projects within the Faculty.

Dr Jodie Wetherall is responsible for leading the development and evolution of the Faculty's software systems with respect to teaching and learning, research and enterprise, student experience and partnerships and international.

His role includes the management of the Faculty's internal and external web presence and coordinating and balancing the Faculty's software and technology requirements. He is also an active member of the Balanced Academic Workload (BAW) working group on behalf of the University.

He is responsible for leading on the delivery of several computer engineering modules, developing degree courses and gaining and maintaining accreditation of a number of engineering degrees through the Institute of Engineering Technology (IET).

  • Member of Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET)
  • Chartered Engineer (CEng), registered with the Engineering Council

Dr Jodie Wetherall undertook his PhD in the area of automated business rule testing in scheduling applications and is actively researching in the areas of network security, mobile ad-hoc networks (MANETS), robotics, autonomous systems and embedded systems.

He has been engaged in Knowledge Transfer Partnerships and consultancy activities in the research and development of a commercial bomb disposal robot with NIC Instruments Ltd.

He teaches software engineering with project management. 2D and 3D games and embedded computer systems engineering with particular interests in embedded Linux systems and future technologies.

Funded research projects

2012 – 2014: Knowledge Base Supervisor for a KTP with NIC Instruments Ltd, Folkestone, to allow the development of sophisticated embedded control software and to support the company in taking the smart LROV product to market. This project was co-funded by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) and is an on-going project.

2010 – 2012 : Knowledge Base Supervisor for a KTP with Lakedale Power Tools, London, developing a comprehensive internet presence allowing the company to strategically diversify its sales channels to include a substantial element of e-commerce. This project was co-funded by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) and awarded a "very good" rating.

2009 – 2011: Academic Support for a KTP with NIC Instruments Ltd, Folkestone, to develop a lightweight remote operated vehicle (LROV). This project was co-funded by the Technology Strategy Board (TSB) and awarded a "very good" rating.

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, and () . International Journal of Computer and Communication Engineering. IACSIT Press. pp. 11-22. ISSN 2010-3743 ISSN 2010-3743

, and () . The Journal of Defense Modeling and Simulation: Applications, Methodology, Technology. SAGE Publications. pp. 123-138. ISSN 1548-5129 ISSN 1548-5129

, and () . International Journal Of Advances In Computer Networks And Its Security. UACEE. pp. 69-73. ISSN 2250 - 3757 ISSN 2250 - 3757

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, and () . In: 2015 10th International Conference for Internet Technology and Secured Transactions (ICITST). IEEE, London, UK. pp. 391-398. ISBN 978-1-908320-52-0

, and () . In: 22nd International Conference on Systems, Signals and Image Processing. IEEE, London, UK. pp. 81-84. ISBN 9781467383523

, , and () . In: Proceedings 2014 22nd Euromicro International Conference on Parallel, Distributed, and Network-Based Processing PDP 2014. IEEE Computer Society, Conference Publishing Services (CPS), Los Alamitos, CA, USA. pp. 428-431. ISSN 1066-6192 ISBN 9781479927289 ISSN 1066-6192

, and () . In: International Conference On Advances In Computer Science And Electronics Engineering - CSEE 2013. Institute of Research Engineers and Doctors (IRED), Santa Barbara, CA, USA. pp. 230-234. ISBN 978-***********-7

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, , and () . Robotica. Cambrdige University Press. ISSN 0263-5747 ISSN 0263-5747

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