University of Leicester


photo of Gilbert Laycock

STAFF — Gilbert Laycock  B.Sc., Ph.D. (Sheffield)

Principal Computer Officer
G15 Informatics Building
School of Computing and Mathematical Sciences,
University of Leicester,
University Road,
LE1 7RH.

T: +44 (0)116 252 3902
F: +44 (0)116 252 3604

Before coming to Leicester, my academic career was at Sheffield University: my first degree was in Mathematics & Computer Science, and my PhD (on software testing based on formal specifications) was in the Computer Science Department .

Systems Administration

System administration in the Informatics Department is divided between myself and Richard Grant.


Miscellaneous Information

my gpg public key, ID 7D025C00 (deprecated).

my gpg public key, ID 35B6A094 (new key, October 2013).

Some people might be looking for personal photos and other such stuff .

Author: Gilbert Laycock (, T: +44 (0)116 252 3902.
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