Diana is the CAPE Coordinator and assists Daping Chu in his capacity as the Chairman of the CAPE Steering Committee. She is responsible for all CAPE Office administration and CAPE procedures, including financial monitoring of CAPE project budgets. She was awarded an honours degree in Mechanical Engineering by Imperial College, London in 1971, and went on to train as a Patent Agent with Boult Wade and Tennant, qualifying as a Chartered Patent Agent in 1976. Since then she has studied book-keeping and gained several years experience in educational financial administration.
Diana Finlayson is (or has formerly been) affiliated with Cambridge University and Photonics and Sensors Group, University of Cambridge.