Geoff Phillips' Webpage

Here's a short summary of projects that I've previously worked on:

  • Work at Robert Bosch (Melbourne, Australia):

From 2008-2011 I worked for the Chassis Control Systems division of Robert Bosch (Australia).
I wrote software for ABS and ESP (a.k.a. dynamic stability control) systems for several car projects:
The Bosch ESP9 ECU
Video explaining ESP
Ford Ranger NCAP DSC Test
https://www.mazda.com.au/cars/bt-50/
The 2011 Mazda BT-50

  • Work at PG Drives Technology (Christchurch, England):

From 2003-2007 I worked for PG Drives Technology. I wrote software for the R-Net electric wheelchair control system:
 
Several R-Net modules
The Permobil C500 VS wheelchair featuring an R-Net control system, that allows the user to move to a standing position

Stephan Hawking using a wheelchair with an R-Net control system

The R-Net Bluetooth Module controlling an Android Phone

  • Active Surplus Stepper Motor Control (Toronto, Canada):

Whilst working for Active Surplus in 2003, I wrote an open source program called StepperSoft to control their stepper motor control kits:

  • Imperial College Final Year University Project (London, England):

In 2002 my final year university project at Imperial College was to design and build a USB 2.0 oscilloscope,
which I completed in cooperation with IFR Systems (formally Marconi Instruments, currently Aeroflex).
 
This version of my thesis was submitted to the Science Engineering and Technology Student of the Year Awards in 2002

The prototype
A test set-up using an IFR 2319 RF digitiser