Department of Engineering and Design

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Dr Denis Edwards

Post:Associate Tutor (Engineering and Design)
Other posts:Emeritus Senior Lecturer (Engineering and Design)
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Dr J Denis Edwards
BSc, MSc (Southampton), DPhil (Sussex), MIET

Before joining the University of Sussex in 1967, Dr Edwards was a development engineer in the Medium Machines Engineering Department at AEI (Rugby). Following research on induction motors and linear reluctance motors, he joined the Sussex team working on a NASA project for electromagnetically assisted launching of spacecraft, where he worked on the modelling and design of the levitation and propulsion systems. He has written user documentation for Infolytica Corporation, specialists in design and analysis software for electromagnetics, and he is a consultant to Force Engineering Ltd, manufacturers of linear motors. Dr Edwards retired from undergraduate teaching at Sussex in 2015.


Emeritus Senior Lecturer