University Associate Professor, Computer Laboratory, University of Cambridge
Amanda Prorok is a University Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Technology, University of Cambridge. Her research covers robotic systems and robot networks including algorithms for coordination, control and planning, with applications to multi-vehicle systems, automated transport, and robot swarms. Her work has been presented at a number of conferences, and published in the leading robotics journals, IEEE T-RO (Transactions on Robotics) and IJRR (International Journal of Robotics Research).
Before joining Cambridge, Amanda was a Postdoctoral Researcher at the University of Pennsylvania in the General Robotics, Automation, Sensing and Perception laboratory. She holds a PhD from École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne in Switzerland, where her thesis was awarded the 2014 Asea Brown Boveri (ABB) award for the best thesis in Computer Science, Automatics, and Telecommunications.