|Position:||Associate Head - School of Engineering|
|Telephone:||+44 (0)1224 262413|
Professional Body Membership
- Member of the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET)
- Member of the Institute of Electrical & Electronics Engineering (IEEE)
- Chartered Engineer (CEng)
- Member of the Accreditation Panel and the Academic Accreditation Committee of the IET
Key Duties and Responsibilities
In addition to his teaching and School Management responsibilities, he has been involved in a number of roles at the Robert Gordon University, including the Board of Governors (as Academic Staff Governor), Academic Council, the Academic Regulations Subcommittee, IT Advisory Group, Moodle Project Board and the Faculty of Design & Technology Placement Group. He is heavily involved in promoting and developing industry sponsored scholarships in the School of Engineering.
Grant Maxwell joined the Robert Gordon Institute of Technology (RGIT) in 1983, having previously lectured at Essex University and the University of the West Indies in Trinidad. Prior to this, he studied at Edinburgh University and Essex University. He has been Associate Head of the School of Engineering since 2004.
Research Interests / Professional Background
His research interests include Evolutionary Artificial Neural Networks and novel training methods for Artificial Neural Networks.
He is involved in teaching Computer Engineering and Software Development for Engineering Applications (including Embedded Systems).
C. MacLeod, G. M.Maxwell, S. Muthuraman, "Incremental Growth in Modular Neural Networks",Engineering Application of Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 22, Issue 4/5, 2009, pp600–666.
Christopher MacLeod and Grant M. Maxwell, "Incremental Evolution in ANNs: Neural Nets Which Grow", Artificial Intelligence Review, 16, pp201-224, 2001.