I am Dr Phil Birch, and I am a Reader at the University of Sussex, Department of Engineering and Design and a member of the Industrial Informatics and Signal Processing group. This website outlines my research interests and lists some useful resources.

My main research area crosses the boundary of optics and image processing. I have interests in

I am looking for PhD students that are interested in optics, optical simulations, object tracking, and deep learning. If you are interested please get in contact.

Using Transformers to track people. Paper in prep.


My publications can found on the University’s archive server

orcid_24x24 http://orcid.org/0000-0002-7740-9379



I can be contacted via this page.