Professor John Soraghan

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

Prizes and awards

Best Paper Award at the Sensor Signal Processing for Defence Conference with the paper entitled ”Polynomial Root-MUSIC Algorithm for Efficient Broadband Direction Of Arrival Estimation ”
Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award 2015
Third Prize for the Best Student Paper Competition at the IEEE International Radar Conference 2015, Arlington (USA) with the paper “Performance Analysis of Fractional Waveform Libraries in MIMO Radar Scenario”.
Best Student Paper Competition at the IEEE International Radar Conference 2015, Arlington (USA) with the paper “Model-Based Sparse Recovery Method for Automatic Classification of Helicopters”.
Texas Instruments University Program Leadership Award
Strathclyde Teaching Excellence Award 2014

more prizes and awards


SISAR imaging for space debris based on nanosatellites
Theodorou Ilias, Ilioudis Christos, Clemente Carmine, Vasile Massimiliano, Soraghan John
IET Radar Sonar and Navigation (2020)
SpikeSEG : Spiking segmentation via STDP saliency mapping
Kirkland Paul, Di Caterina Gaetano, Soraghan John, Matich George
International Joint Conference on Nerual Networks (2020)
Intersected EMG heatmaps and deep learning based gesture recognition
Ke Weijie, Xing Yannan, Di Caterina Gaetano, Petropoulakis Lykourgos, Soraghan John
12th International Conference on Machine Learning and Computing (2020)
Solar radiation pressure enabled femtosatellite based Earth remote sensing
Cao J, Clemente C, McInnes C R, Soraghan J J
IEEE Transactions on Aerospace and Electronic Systems (2020)
GNSS based passive UAV monitoring : feasibility study
Ilioudis Christos, Clemente Carmine, Soraghan John
IET Radar, Sonar and Navigation (2019)
Noise reduction using neural lateral inhibition for speech enhancement
Xing Yannan, Ke Weijie, Di Caterina Gaetano, Soraghan John
International Journal of Machine Learning and Computing (2019)

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Research interests

Video coding, wavelets and neural networks for multimedia signal processing, non-linear adaptive signal processing for biomedical and telecommunication applications, synthetic aperture radar signal analysis, parallel processing architectures and algorithms.

Professional activities

Strathclyde researchers seek diagnostic tool for respiratory condition
International conf on Biosignals, 2017, Porto Portugal
Internation Conference on Sensor Signal Processing and Defence, Sept 2016
Member of programme committee
International Conference on Biosignals, Feb 2016, Rome Italy
Member of programme committee
External Examiner for GCU Undergraduate Degree Courses
External Examiner
Int Conf on Sensor Signal Processing and Defence, Sept 2015
Member of programme committee

more professional activities


Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP 2016-2017 University of Strathclyde) | Vint, David
Di Caterina, Gaetano (Principal Investigator) Soraghan, John (Co-investigator) Vint, David (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 01-Jan-2022
Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: Towards improved clinical diagnosis using analysis of voice recordings
Di Caterina, Gaetano (Principal Investigator) Cohen, Wendy (Co-investigator) Soraghan, John (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2018 - 28-Jan-2019
ETF Studentship - Leonardo MW Ltd
Soraghan, John (Principal Investigator) Weiss, Stephan (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 31-Jan-2019
Doctoral Training Partnership (DTP 2016-2017 University of Strathclyde) | Coventry, William Thomas
Clemente, Carmine (Principal Investigator) Soraghan, John (Co-investigator) Coventry, William Thomas (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 01-Jan-2020
Fine-Time Resolution Passive RF Source Imaging
Clemente, Carmine (Principal Investigator) Soraghan, John (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 31-Jan-2020
Non-Subjective Tumour Delineation Technologies for Aiding Radiotherapy Planning
Di Caterina, Gaetano (Principal Investigator) Petropoulakis, Lykourgos (Co-investigator) Soraghan, John (Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2016 - 28-Jan-2019

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Electronic and Electrical Engineering
Royal College Building

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