School of Engineering

Staff Profile

Dr Matthew Armstrong

Senior Lecturer


School of Engineering Roles and Responsibilities

SAgE Faculty Roles and Responsibilities

Previous Roles and Responsibilities
  • Academic Lead for Postgraduate Taught Programmes (Sept. 2012 - Aug. 2017 (School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering) 
  • Postgraduate Degree Programme Director: MSc in Electrical Power. (Sept 2014 -Sept. 2016) 
  • MEng, Ph.D.


  • Member of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (MIET)



  • Undergraduate (Stage III/IV): - Digital Control Systems (EEE3018)
  • Postgraduate taught (MSc): - Digital Control System Design (EEE8007)

Course Management Roles

  • Postgraduate Degree Programme Director: MSc Automation and Control. (Sept. 2011 - Present)
  • Postgraduate Degree Programme Director: MSc Automation and Control. (Sept. 2015 - Present)



Matthew is a member of the Electrical Power research group and his profile can be viewed on Google Scholar

 Research Interests

  • Power electronic converters for emerging technologies.
  • Power Quality Improvement of connected inverter systems.
  • System identification (Parameter Estimation) and Adaptive Control of Power Electronic Converters.
  • Non-Destructive Testing Techniques and Characterisation of Li-Ion Batteries.
  • Hardware-in-the-loop (HIL) emulation systems.