Dr Richard Colchester
Richard was born in Ipswich, U.K., in 1990. He received the MSci degree in physics from Imperial College London, London, U.K., in 2012, and the MRes degree in photonic systems development from University College London, London, U.K., in 2013. He finished his Ph.D. in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering at University College London in 2016. On completion of his Ph.D. he was award an EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow at University College London to develop an all-optical ultrasound imaging system for cardiovascular procedures. Since, he has received a Royal Academy of Engineering research fellowship to continue his work in this field and establish his research. His research interests include developing interventional medical imaging systems based on laser-generated ultrasound and photoacoustics.