Dr Marcus Wilson is a lecturer in the Engineering Department at Waikato University and author of the Physics Stop blog. His current research involves modelling of the electrical behaviour of the human brain during natural sleep, focussing particularly on the transitions between sleep states. Previous research interests include infra-red physics and signature control (stealth) and quantum Monte Carlo methods.
He graduated from Cambridge University in 1992 (BA Hons) and completed his PhD at Bristol University in 1995
You can view a list of his research publications here.