Mr Martyn Atkins

Mr Martyn Atkins

Senior Technician

School of Psychology (Faculty of Health & Human Sciences)


Extensive programming and web skills using Java, VB6, VB Script, ASP, JavaScript, HTML, XHTML, HTML5, CSS2, CSS3, ADO, ADO.Net, ASP.Net, ASP.Net AJAX, C#.Net, VB.Net, PHP5, Python, jQuery, jQuery UI and OpenLayers.

Extensive experience of planning and implementation of complex enterprise IT projects and system integrations.

Good knowledge of user & computer administration under Windows Server 2003 & 2008 with MS Active Directory & group policy.

Extensive experience of troubleshooting and repairing a broad range of computer software and hardware problems both for businesses and home users.

Extensive knowledge of database design and development.

In depth experience of end-user business IT & application support.

Good knowledge of system installation and administration of MS Windows Server 2003, 2008 and 2012.

Excellent working knowledge of MS SQL 2005/2008 including installation, configuration and on-going maintenance. 

Good working knowledge of installation and administration of Microsoft IIS 6/7 web servers.

Excellent working knowledge of database querying using SQL.

Extensive experience of many kinds of local area networking – including MS Networking, TCP-IP, DNS and domain registrations.

Extensive experience of supporting, programming (using VBA) and using MS Office products through to MS Office 2003.

Good knowledge of installing & configuring Linux (RedHat, Ubuntu, Fedora).

Specialties:C#, .Net, ASP.Net, Java, MySQL, HTML, XHTML, JavaScript, VB, VB.Net, VBScript, MS SQL, OpenLayers, jQuery, jQuery UI, Active Directory, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, SQL Server 2005, SQL Server 2008, IIS

Professional membership

Member of the Association of Technical Staff in Psychology

Bolam SG, Rees HL, Somerfield P, Smith R, Clarke KR, Warwick RM, Atkins M, Garnacho E.
Ecological consequences of dredged material disposal in the marine environment: a holistic assessment of activities around the England and Wales coastline.
Mar. Pollut. Bull. 2006 Apr;52(4):415-26. Epub 2005 Oct 26.

P.J. Somerfield, M. Atkins, S.G. Bolam, K.R. Clarke, E. Garnacho, H.L. Rees, R. Smith, R.M. Warwick
Relative impacts at sites of dredged-material relocation in the coastal environment: a phylum-level meta-analysis approach
Marine Biology (2006) 148: 1231–1240
DOI 10.1007/s00227-005-0168-1

M.J. Atkins, D.J. Harwood & R.B. Lowry
Synthesis and characterisation of a novel ruthenium organometallic cis-[Ru(bpy)2(npp)(Cl)].BF4 where bpy=2,2'-bipyridyl and npp=4-(N-pyrrolyl)pyridine
Inorg. Chim. Acta 244, (1996), 277-280

M.J. Atkins, A.C. Legon, H.E. Warner
The angular geometry of thiiranežžžHF and the nonlinearity of the hydrogen bond from rotational spectroscopy
Chemical Physics Letters, 229, Issue 3, 28 October 1994, Pages 267-272

Atkins, M. J.; Legon, A. C.; Wallwork, A. L.
The pairwise interaction of methane and hydrogen bromide: properties of the weakly bound dimer CH4…HBr from microwave spectroscopy
Chemical Physics Letters, 192, Issue 4, p.368-374