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Dr Adam Noel

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Dr Adam Noel

Associate Professor

Director of Student Recruitment (Engineering)

Adam dot Noel at warwick dot ac dot uk
+44 (0) 24 7657 4566 (Office)

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Adam Noel is an Associate Professor in the School of Engineering (Systems and Information Stream) at the University of Warwick in Coventry, UK, which he joined in 2018. He received the B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering in 2009 from Memorial University in St. John’s, NL, Canada. He received the M.A.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering in 2011 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2015, both from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC, Canada. In 2013, he was a Visiting Scientist at the Institute for Digital Communication at Friedrich-Alexander-University in Erlangen, Germany. He was also a Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Ottawa (2016-2018).

Adam is Chair of the IEEE Communication Society's Molecular, Biological and Multi-Scale Communications Techincal Committee (2024-2025) after previously serving as Vice-Chair (2022-2023) and Secretary (2020-2021). Adam is also an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Molecular, Biological, and Multi-Scale Communications. He previously served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Communications Letters (2017-2021). He has received several awards from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Council of Canada, including a Postdoctoral Fellowship. He also received a Best Paper Award at the 2016 IEEE International Conference on Communications (one of the flagship conferences of the IEEE Communications Society).

Adam is affiliated with the University of Warwick's Information Engineering Research Group and Connected Systems Group. He is also an Associate Member of the Warwick Integrative Synthetic Biology Centre (WISB).

Homepage Navigation

This site has the usual academic pages: Group, Research, Teaching, and Publications. The News page lists announcements. The Software page describes active software projects.

Other Digital Media

Academic social handles are linked above in the business card. For other stuff that doesn't quite fit on an academic homepage, Adam has a research YouTube channel, a teaching YouTube channel, and an outdated blog at

Research Interests

Molecular communication, biophysical signal propagation, cellular signal processing

Teaching Interests

Signal processing (ES3C5) and interdisciplinary group projects (ES410, ES2C6)

Selected Publications

Full publication list is on the Publications page.

External Projects and Grants

Title Funder Award Start Award End

Signal Propagation and Information in Microscale Biological Applications (SIMBA)

EPSRC 1 May 2021 31 May 2024