Contributor Profile

Yvan Petillots

Job TitleProfessor of Robotics and Computer Vision

Company NameHeriot-Watt University

About

Yvan Petillot is a Professor of Robotics and Computer Vision at Heriot-Watt University. He is a leading member of the Oceans Systems Laboratory, the deputy director of the Institute for Sensor Signals and Systems and the deputy director of the joint research institute in Signal and Image Processing (ERP-SIP) with Edinburgh University. He is also currently a Royal Society Industry Fellow in collaboration with SeeByte Ltd, a company he co-founded in 2001 and in which he was Chief Technical Officer until 2010. With over 15 years experience in Robotics, Image Processing and Autonomous Systems in the maritime domain, he has made very significant contributions to target detection and classification multiple vehicle collaboration and autonomous inspection and manipulation. 

Conference Sessions

  • Autonomy & Robotics

    Thursday15:05 - 16:0019 Mar 2020
    Excel London Platinum Suite Rooms 3-5

    Autonomy & Robotics

    • Language: English