Contact Dr Chris Walton

Areas of expertise

  • Air
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Biosensors & Diagnostics
  • Environment and Health
  • Instrumentation, Sensors and Measurement Science
  • Natural Capital
  • Water Science and Engineering


BSc Biological Sciences, University of Leicester

MSc Biological Computation, University of York

PhD Bioengineering (cardiac pacemakers), CNAA

MSc Medical Diagnostics, Cranfield University.

Dr Chris Walton's research career has spanned three decades and an eclectic mix of disciplines including engineering, software development, mathematical modelling, database design, metabolic medicine and statistics.

Chris is a Member of the Institute of Biology, a Chartered Biologist, and an Affiliate of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Current activities

Trace gas analysis

Development of novel diagnostics for medicine and environmental health

Air quality monitoring

Sensor networks for environmental analysis




Department for Transport

Wellcome Trust

Innovate UK

Thales UK

Johnson Matthey

Nutriad Ltd

Consultancy and air quality monitoring for SMEs and other organisations.


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