||Pete Barnsley, PhD
Technical Group Leader - Research
into Operational Support Environments
Business Engineering Laboratory,
Advanced Communications Research
Advanced Communications Engineering, BT
Adastral Park, Martlesham Heath
Ipswich, IP5 3RE
He has been a leader of team of 6 researchers conducting
work looking at the future organisation of service companies. This
includes business, people, IT, process, measures and culture aspects.
Pete has been working in this field for about 3-5 years. His personal
interests are in understanding and constructing an integrated model set
that allows the many "systems" to be understood and analysed
to some degree. Cultural aspects and measures are currently of interest.
He recently was involved in the Slaley Hall "Systems Research"
event cosponsored by EPSRC. In this field Pete has co-authored 5 papers
mostly in BT and related journals.
Pete has experience working in multidisciplinary and international
teams. He has conducted and lead a number of strategic studies within
EURESCOM looking at organisational structure and complexity. He has also
represented BT at international telecommunications standards fora (ITU-T).
His previous discipline was optical physics and optical transmission
networks. In this discipline he gained a world reputation in nonlinear
semiconductor devices and their application to advanced optical systems
and networks. He published over 40 papers, and authored a few book
chapters. He is (co-) author of 6 patents.