Elected: 2011
Discipline: Informatics, Mathematics and Statistics
Professor Arthur Stewart Trew FRSE

Head, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Edinburgh.

Alongside his role as Professor of Computational Science at the University of Edinburgh, Professor Arthur Trew is Chairman of the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre (EPCC). He cofounded EPCC and was Director from 1995 to 2010, transforming its technology transfer approach into a concerted programme linking academia, industry, and computing infrastructure which resulted in EPCC becoming one of the top centres for computational science in Europe. Arthur’s research interests include computational techniques, computational science and astronomy.