Experience from Pascual Campoy Cervera
Pascual Campoy is Full Professor on Automatics at the Universidad Politécnica Madrid UPM (Spain) and visiting professor in TUDelft (The Netherlands), he has also been visiting professor at Tong Ji University (Shanghai-China) and Q.U.T. (Australia). He currently lectures on Control, Machine Learning and Computer Vision
He is leading the Research Group on “Computer Vision and Aerial Robotics” at U.P.M. within the Centre of Automatics and Robotics (C.A.R.), whose activities are aimed at increasing the autonomy of the Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV) by exploiting the powerful sensor of Vision, using cutting-edge technologies in Image Processing, Control and Artificial Intelligence.
He has been head director of over 40 R&D projects, including R&D European projects, national R&D projects and over 25 technological transfer projects directly contracted with the industry. He is author of over 180 international scientific publications and nine patents, three of them registered internationally. He is awarded several international prices in UAV competitions: IMAV12, IMAV13, IARC14 and IMAV16.