Professor Harold Thimbleby

Harold Thimbleby is professor of computer science at Swansea University where he established the Future Interaction Technology Lab. His passion is designing dependable computer systems to accommodate human error. He has been a Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit award holder and a Royal Society Leverhulme Trust Senior Research Fellow. He has also contributed to the Encyclopedia Brittanica and was Gresham Professor of Geometry between 2001 and 2004.

All of Professor Thimbleby's previous lectures may be accessed here.

Upcoming Lectures
Recent Past Lectures
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Computer Bugs in Hospitals: A New Killer

Professor Martyn Thomas CBE
Tuesday, 6 February 2018 - 1:00PM
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Designing IT to make Healthcare Safer

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Tuesday, 11 February 2014 - 6:00PM
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Avoiding death by computer

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Monday, 28 September 2009 - 12:00AM
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Better programming

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Thursday, 13 May 2004 - 12:00AM
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Computer Circles

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Thursday, 26 February 2004 - 12:00AM
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Plugging Computers In

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Thursday, 27 November 2003 - 12:00AM
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Magic Pictures

Professor Harold Thimbleby
Thursday, 30 October 2003 - 12:00AM