Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Dr Ivan Astin

Contact details

Room 2 East 4.2

Tel: +44 (0) 1225 383506


PhD supervision

Interested in supervising students studying;

  • Environmental remote sensing
  • Environmental statistics 
  • Data assimilation

Dr Ivan Astin

BSc, MSc, PhD


Dr Dr Astin studied for a BSc at The University of Nottingham and an MSc and PhD at The University of Wales. He worked at The University of Wales and The University of Reading before joining Bath.


Dr Astin's research interests focus on developing the statistical tools needed to tackle a wide variety of environmental data analysis problems, with emphasis on data collected from remote sensing instrumentation.

These include problems in the remote sensing of the ionosphere, winds in the stratosphere and mesosphere, cloud properties and ocean wave heights and currents.

Teaching units

  • Networks and Protocols
  • Digital Audio and Signal Processing
  • Space Platforms and Vehicles
  • Space, Planetary and Atmospheric Science
  • Engineering Physics


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