Associate professor, University of Wollongong

Christian's current research projects include co-located microphone arrays for hands-free speech communication, sound source estimation from microphone array recordings, reproduction of spatial audio in noisy environments, "quality of experience" estimation for multimedia applications and services and the acoustic design of novel instruments using 3D printing technologies.

His research has been funded by the Australian Research Council (ARC) and the Smart Services Cooperative Research Centre (CRC).

Christian is an experienced lecturer in electrical, computer and telecommunications engineering and actively involved in the scholarship of teaching including the embedding of graduate qualities within the curriculum, professional degree accreditation and quality assurance of learning and teaching.

He is actively involved with academic governance, chairing several committees responsible for Engineering Education and regularly serving as the Acting Head of School.

Education

  • 2003 
    University of Wollongong, PhD in Electrical Engineering