Antony Sutton


University Teacher

Phone: (01509) 227525




University education at De Montfort University Leicester, First Class Bachelor of Science Honours Degrees in Mechatronics. Worked as a control systems design engineer in various companies. Joined Loughborough University in October 1999. Promoted to University Teacher with responsibility for all individual projects within Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering 2002 and became Mechanical Engineering Programme Director 2008.

Professional Affiliations

Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
Member of the Institution of Electrical and Electronic Engineers
Associate Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers

Broad Interests and Expertise

Problem based learning, project supervision, engineering education and assessment, engineering design, programming, analogue electronics, image processing, process control, instrumentation, prosthetics and biomedical engineering.

Research Interests and Activities

Engineering Education and Assessment
Project and Problem Based Learning
Peer Mentoring and Student Engagement
Technology in higher education
Prosthetics and biomedical engineering
Embedded control and mobile robots
Renewable Energy sources


2006 University Excellence in Teaching prize.

Teaching Responsibilities

Programme Director: BEng and MEng Mechanical Engineering
Module leader: Part C Computer Control and Instrumentation, MSc Integration project, MSc PLCs and electronics. Lecturer on Part A Engineering Principles and Professional Skills, Part D Mechatronics A, Part D Mechatronics B.

University Administration

Member of Engineering Faculty Board
Faculty Member of Prizes Committee
Engineering Faculty representative on Assessor Panel for the Ede and Ravenscroft Prize and the John Guest Phillips Memorial Travelling Scholarships.

School Research Group




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