Mr Andy Pickering

Experimental Officer
University of Leeds


Andy is an Experimental Officer in the creation of embedded systems for small inspection robots. He is investigating ways to integrate and miniaturise the Pipebots’ on-board electronics.

Andy holds an MSc in Advanced Computer Science awarded by the University of Manchester where he worked in the Robotics Group. Since 2008 Andy has worked on various robotics projects at the University of Leeds.

Related publications

  1. Richardson, R., Whitehead, S., Ng, T., Hawass, Z., Pickering, A., Rhodes, S., Grieve, R., Hildred, A., Nagendran, A., Liu, J., Mayfield, W., Tayoubi, M. and Breitner, R. (2013), The “Djedi” Robot Exploration of the Southern Shaft of the Queen’s Chamber in the Great Pyramid of Giza, Egypt. J. Field Robotics, 30: 323–348. doi: 10.1002/rob.21451
  2. Liu, J, Ma, B-Y, Fry, N, Pickering, A, Whitehead, S, Somjit, N, Richardson, R, C, Robertson, I, D (2015) Exploration robots for harsh environments and safety. In: IFAC-PapersOnLine. 2nd IFAC Conference on Embedded Systems, Computer Intelligence and Telematics (CESCIT 2015), 22-24 Jun 2015, Maribor, Slovenia. Elsevier , pp. 41-45