Visiting Professors

Visiting Professors

Visiting Professors and Fellows

BRL has strong links to Industry and the Professions as exemplified by our Visiting Professors and Industrial Advisory Group.

Visiting Professors are active in BRL education and research, and reinforce BRL’s reputation as the leading and largest academic centre for multidisciplinary research in the UK.

BRL Visiting Professors/Fellows include:

  • Professor Rob Buckingham
    Visiting Professor, Robots for Hazardous Environments
  • Professor Sarah Baillie
    Visiting Professor, Veterinary Haptic Simulators
  • Professor Simon Blackmore
    Visiting Professor, Precision Farming and Agricultural Robotics
  • Professor Mark Callaway
    Visiting Professor, Radiology and Imaging
  • Professor David Gillatt
    Visiting Professor, Robotic Surgery
  • Mr Gabriel Dragffy
    Visiting Specialist, Self-Repairing Robotic Systems
  • Mr Sagar Midha
    Visiting Specialist, Machine Vision
  • Dr Chris Harper
    Visiting Fellow, Safety Systems and Verification
  • Professor Andrew Levy
    Visiting Fellow, Clinical Sensing and Modelling
  • Mr Geoff Pegman
    Visiting Fellow, European Specialist (SME Engagement)
  • Professor Tony Prescott
    Visiting Fellow, Bio-inspired Systems
  • Dr Mark Witkowski
    Visiting Fellow, Cognitive Systems Architecture

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Range of Staff Disciplines

  • Aerodynamicists
  • Biologists
  • Chemical Engineers
  • Computer Scientists
  • Electronics Engineers
  • Material Scientists
  • Mathematicians
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Surgeons
  • Psychologists
  • Philosophers

BRL facts and figures
Brief BRL Lab Specification

  • BRL covers an area of approximately 4,600 sqm
  • BRL consists of thirty three Research Bays
  • All six BRL Laboratories comply to Containment Level 2 (CL2) standard
  • BRL facilities include two Flying Arenas.
  • The Large Flying Arena is equipped with an Infrared Motion Tracking System and an overhead camera

Page last updated 4 March 2019