Sunny Bains

Sunny Bains

UCL Engineering, UK

Dr Sunny Bains is a scientist and journalist whose focus is on comparing and communicating emerging technologies. She has a BSc in Physics, an MSc in Journalism, and a PhD on using analog electronic and other technologies to implement artificial intelligence and robotics. As a journalist, she has written for Wired, The Economist, Science, New Scientist, Electronic Engineering Times, and Laser Focus World. She currently teaches in departments across the UCL Faculty of Engineering, is Editorial Director of Engineering Inspiration (a free news website dedicated to curating engineering content and tailoring it to individual users, see http://engins.org) and is writing a book on comparative technology.

Building Brains: bio-inspired computing

Charter 1, Manchester Central Convention Complex