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Personal Statement

Ruaridh is a Research Associate in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering with a research focus on network spectral analysis, consensus leadership optimisation, multi-agent systems and computational neuroscience. 

His research and studies have always been closely aligned with space technology and applications. Building on past experience delivering horizon scanning for the UK Space Agency, by assessing the potential of future space technology and applications, and taking a lead in developing a sounding rocket experiment as part of ESA's REXUS programme.  

Education/Academic qualification

Master of Engineering, University Of Strathclyde

30 Sep 200826 Jun 2013

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Projects 2013 2020

Network Analysis in Neuroscience

Clark, R. & Nikolova, N.


Project: Internally funded project

Research Output 2012 2019

  • 9 Paper
  • 3 Conference contribution book
  • 3 Article
  • 1 Working paper

Analysis of responsive satellite manoeuvres using graph theoretical techniques

McGrath, C. N., Clark, R. A. & Macdonald, M., 16 Jul 2019. 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access

Group chase and escape with prey's anti-attack behavior

Zhang, S., Liu, M., Lei, X., Yang, P., Huang, Y. & Clark, R., 25 Oct 2019, In : Physics Letters A. 383, 30, 8 p., 125871.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

energy levels


Methodologies for scalable and responsive swarms and networked systems

Author: Clark, R., 1 Apr 2017

Supervisor: Macdonald, M. (Supervisor) & McInnes, C. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis


2013 IAC Student Paper Competition

Ruaridh Clark (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Engineering Leadership Advanced Award

Ruaridh Clark (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

Activities 2019 2019

  • 1 Invited talk
  • 1 Oral presentation

Network Influence based Classification and Comparison of Neurological Conditions

Ruaridh Clark (Speaker)
4 Oct 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Using Networks for Constellation Responsiveness, Resilience, and Data Routing

Ruaridh Clark (Speaker), Ciara McGrath (Speaker), Christopher Lowe (Speaker)
16 Jul 2019

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk