Doctor Chris Duckworth

Dr Chris Duckworth

 PhD, MSci
Senior Enterprise Fellow

Research interests

  • Artificial Intelligence for Health and Wellbeing
  • Explainable Machine Learning
  • Human Centred Interactive Systems

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Chris is an Enterprise Fellow as part of the IT Innovation Centre within the School of Electronics and Computer Science. He is also a Research Engineer with the Digital Health and Biomedical Engineering Research Group and is an honorary Research Engineer at University Hospitals Southampton Foundation Trust (NHS).

Chris is a CO-I on a number of large-scale interdisciplinary research programmes at the boundary of technology and society (e.g., healthcare, finance) and has significant experience in translating research into real-world impact in industry and the NHS. Chris’ main area of expertise lies in Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning with an emphasis on model explanability (i.e., making machine learning interpretable by all).  

Chris’ original background is Astrophysics (St Andrews & Flatiron Institute). More in the biography.