Matthew Ireland is an External Director of Studies in Computer Science.

Matthew arranges Computer Science supervisions for the College, co-ordinates and mentors the Computer Science talks and discussion evenings, and does a substantial amount of teaching across all three years of the Tripos.

Outside of teaching, Matthew works on the design and implementation of electronic test and measurement equipment (current project: writing software for high-precision timing using GPS). In the past he has worked in the field of micromanufacturing, using computer vision for high-speed measurement during the manufacturing process. Matthew has side interests in machine learning for the automated composition and analysis of music, and in the history of information.