ATSE 2016 New Fellow: Professor Ian Reid FTSE
Professor Reid is deputy director of the Australian Centre for Robotic Vision. He has substantially shaped the world of robot navigation, using computer vision techniques to map a robot's environment so that it can operate autonomously in complex, urban situations. His work has been acknowledged as outstanding with the award of an ARC Laureate Fellowship. He has patented and translated his ideas into practical applications, guiding industry in manufacturing, solving referee issues in sport, and contributing to the analysis of historical art.