Software Development

John Purnell
John Purnell

Industry Fellow – Software Engineering

John Purnell is a Senior Software Engineer with over thirty years proven experience as a professional engineer in the fields of software engineering and communications. He was had practical involvement in Architecture, design, project management and implementation of complex software systems.

Rod Harris

Rod is an application developer with a background in physics and computer science and a focus in Java, including lecturing at the graduate level.

The projects he has worked on include modelling of physical systems such as celestial dynamics, developing engines and applications for virtual reality theatres, working with large scale multi-site video conferencing software and hardware, lecture recording services, and creating web services to serve as front ends to extremely large astronomical databases.