Dr Will Furnass
Will Furnass is a member of the University of Sheffield’s team. He develops research software, teaches and helps others with research computing and has an interest in high-performance computing and systems administration. Prior to becoming a Research Software Engineer he was a doctoral student then post-doc in water engineering at the University of Sheffield, during which time he developed numerical models of water distribution networks and also applied machine-learning techniques to water network data. Before that, he was an IT systems engineer in the film industry and in the distant past acquired a computer science degree.