Professor Andy Harvey

Andy is Professor of Optics at the University of Glasgow.

Andy Harvey became Professor of Optics at Glasgow in January 2012. He was previously Professor in the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences at Heriot-Watt University where he was Director of the Industrial Doctorate Centre in Optics and Photonics Technologies. He researches new imaging and optical measurement techniques at wavelengths from the visible, through the infrared to microwave frequencies. He works with end users to exploit this research in fields ranging through remote sensing, surveillance and consumer imaging through to biomedicine and, in particular, ophthalmic imaging.