Dr Alastair Barrow

Dr Alastair Barrow

Managing Director, Generic Robotics

Dr Alastair Barrow has over 10 years’ experience in the field of haptics, robotics, simulation and virtual reality.  He specialises in applying haptic technology to clinical training scenarios and serious games packages for education.  Having gained a PhD in Cybernetics, he worked as research associate on simulation projects at University of Reading and King’s College London.  He went on to join the clinical simulation group at Imperial College London and worked on a number of training simulators before being awarded a research fellowship to explore the use of advanced haptic technologies. 

He joined Generic Robotics in 2013 as one of two directors and helped secure funding to propel the development of the GR product line.  As well as Managing Director, Alastair acts as Applications Lead where he is responsible for the delivery of the SimuTeach® and Toia® and core software technology.

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