Dr Michael O. Jewell is a researcher in Electronics and Computer Science at the University of Southampton, working in the Internet of Things domain especially when applied to energy saving in the home and workplace. This includes work on the CharIoT and CTech projects that has led to a framework for IoT applications; a usability study of IoT configuration approaches; and the development and deployment of a variety of visualisations for both libraries and council buildings to let building occupants better understand their energy usage.

While not researching, Mike develops all sorts of things, ranging from games. This includes Flash and server-side development on Moshi Monsters, and front-end work on a wide variety of different (and awesomeminigames. When not developing, he can often be found singing in venues around Southampton.