Professor James Marshall
Professor of Theoretical and Computational Biology, University of Sheffield and Chief Scientific Officer, Opteran Technologies
James Marshall is Professor of Theoretical and Computational Biology at the University of Sheffield, and Chief Scientific Officer at Opteran Technologies Ltd.
He leads the EPSRC 'Brains on Board’ project, a 5-year collaboration between three universities to reverse-engineer the honeybee brain, and apply the lessons learned to artificial intelligence and robotics. These discoveries are being brought to market by Opteran, a University of Sheffield spinout company.