Christian Broadway is investigating 'Photo-Acoustic Spectroscopy for Biomedical Applications' at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) as part of the TRIPOD project. Prior to joining TRIPOD, he obtained an integrated masters degree (MEng) from Aston University in Electronics Engineering and Computer Science. Christian has previously worked for National Grid (2007-2008) in Gas Operations Performance and also for Urban Science (2012-2013) as part of the Nissan Europe consultancy team. An Associate of the Chartered Management Institute, his interests include leadership, business ethics, innovation handling and knowledge transfer. His interests related to the project are polymer optical fibre applications, automated systems, ultrasonic detection and data acquisition.