Born: 1979 From: Wellington, New Zealand
How many years have you been a researcher?
What is your general research focus?
Robotic Vision and Navigation
What interests you the most about the Semantic Robotics project?
Working with some fantastic companies.
What is your role in the project?
My goal is to develop a visual navigation system for a robot using consumer-grade sensors that is capable of operating long-term in an outdoor and frequently changing environment.
What is your greatest success as a researcher?
My greatest success so far has been synthesizing the work of many researchers into a survey of the current state-of-the-art for visual place recognition. This survey was published by the IEEE and has been downloaded from the website more than 2000 times this year.
How do you like to spend your time (hobbies, etc.)?
Exploring the beautiful Swedish outdoors