Academic Domains - Work across domains but specialism in Applied Mathematics for the sciences.
Martin Turner currently is a Research Relationship Manager in the University of Manchester with past secondments; as Visualisation Director for the Harwell Imaging Partnership at STFC/RAL and as Visualisation Group Leader within the Scientific Computing Division in STFC/DL. Related to e-Science and computational infrastructure he has worked as project manager for numerous UKRI funded Virtual Research Environment; video and data projects; in terms of services he has been managed a spoke for the JISC vizNET (National Visualization Support Network) the VTAS (Video Technology Advisory Service) as well as in the past managed the internal High Performance Visualization machines for the University; and commercial interest through notably Cybernet Systems Inc.
Personal research interests and keynote talks cover a broad background; specialising in many visualization and mathematical topics associated with video; image and signal creation; analysis; processing and presentation. This has resulted in a short-term Fellowship with British Telecom; a published book Fractal Geometry in Digital Imaging by Academic Press; a series of editorial roles; as well as over 100 other peer reviewed publications; and he has supervised to completion twenty successful MPhil/PhD students.