OBITUARY – STUART AUST

Stuart Aust 
Senior Compliance Engineer
Certification & Homologation Department


Education

Kingston Polytechnic, Electronic Systems Engineering HND

Early Career

Accrued over 25 years, Stuart’s career specialised in EMC and radio technologies. He began his career at Schaffner EMC Ltd and then moved to Phase 2 Electronics Ltd in 1994, into Radiofrequency Investigation Ltd in 1995, and, more latterly, Accelonix Ltd, before joining HORIBA MIRA Ltd.

HORIBA MIRA Ltd

From January 2010 to May 2018 Stuart was a team member at HORIBA MIRA. Initially within the EMC team, and most recently, as a Senior Compliance Engineer within Certification & Homologation. He was a regular presenter at international events including “Demystifying EMC” – at the January 2018 event, he represented HORIBA MIRA with a presentation about technical documentation for CE Marking.

Stuart was instrumental in enabling HORIBA MIRA to achieve notified body status for both Radio Equipment Directive and the EMC Directive, as a valued and integral part of the Certification and Homologation Team.

Committees & Organisations

Stuart represented HORIBA MIRA, and the United Kingdom, within many committees and organisations, including:
  • BSI GEL/210/11 Committee
  • SMMT Cyber Security Committee
  • EUANB (EMC)
  • REDCA (Radio Equipment)
  • SMMT EMC Technical Committees
  • EMCTLA – EMC Test Laboratories Association
  • Low Power Association

Outside Interests

Stuart was a keen music enthusiast and cyclist who enjoyed web-development and voluntary work. Stuart enjoyed attending live music events on a regular basis.


Messages of Condolence

If you would like to share a memory, give a message of support or condolence to Stuart’s family please send it to StuartAustCondolenceMessages@horiba-mira.com.