Platypus Technical provides science and engineering leadership in health, sport, measurement, data and communication.

We are experts in digital health, measurement and instrumentation, data and analysis, and communicating STEM.

We specialise in developing and validating innovative solutions, methods and software for use in medicine, healthcare and sport.

We will lead the innovation through all stages, from conception and validation design, through data collection and analysis, through to executive report or publication.

Dr Lee Walsh 


Director and Principal

Certificate IV Government Investigation
Electrical College (Engineers Australia)
Biomedical College (Engineers Australia)
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Physiological Society
Brain Foundation

Dr Lee Walsh is an electrical, computer systems and biomedical engineer, neuroscientist, physiologist, and science communicator. He has over a decade of experience in research and development digital health and medicine, human movement and exercise, and neuroscience.

Lee specialises in measurement, instrumentation, software development, data analysis and communication. He is known internationally for his work in measurement of physiology, psychophysics and human movement, testing of medical devices, and communicating technical concepts to a range of audiences.

Lee’s unique background gives him the ability to approach and understand problems from different angles, and provides a diverse toolbox to develop innovative solutions. Much of Lee’s work has been published in highly ranked international physiology and neuroscience journals, and some of the systems he has built are still in use around the world 10 years later.

Lee is particularly interested in digital health, which is that application technology, engineering, measurement and data analysis to medicine, healthcare, sport and exercise.  However, Lee works in any sector that has a need for his skills.