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Amanda Matthes

Amanda Matthes BSc

DPhil Student


Amanda Matthes has an undergraduate degree in physics from the University of Heidelberg, where she wrote her thesis on superscalar out-of-order processors. She was a teaching and research assistant in the Computer Architecture Group of Prof Ulrich Brüning.     

In 2019, Amanda joined the Autonomous Intelligent Machines and Systems Centre for Doctoral Training (AIMS CDT) at the University of Oxford. She is currently working on a low-cost open-source GNSS data logger for wildlife tracking. Her supervisor is Prof Alex Rogers in the Cyber Physical Systems group in the Department of Computer Science.


Research Interests

  • Conservation technology
  • Open-source development
  • Processor architecture

Current Projects

Snapper will be an open-source snapshot GNSS data logger for wildlife tracking.

Research Groups

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Awards, prizes and public engagement

Amanda is active in the Oxford University Physics Society (PhysSoc) and the Oxford University Powerlifting Club (OUPLC).