Robert Pedley

Mr Robert Pedley

Application Architect

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3434

E-mail Robert Pedley

Biography

  •  2012 : Created augmented reality geology app for Android iGeology 3D
  •  2006 – ongoing : Application Architect, British Geological Survey
  •  2005 : Trained as a Trees For Life focaliser
  •  2000 –2009 : Development team leader for UKDEAL, BGS
  •  1996 – ongoing : Development team leader for FieldBank, BGS
  •  1993 –1996 : Geophysical software developer, BGS
  •  1990 –1993 : Engineering software consultant, self employed
  •  1987 –1990 : Engineering software consultant, Technical Software Designers Ltd
  •  1980 : BSc (Hons) UCW Aberystwyth, Environmental Science
  •  1980 –1987 : Scientific software developer, Natural Environment Research Council

Research interests

  • Collaboration techniques for dispersed teams
  • Ecological education, restoration and re-wilding
  • Management techniques for effective software development
  • Mobile applications for environmental data.
  • Software design patterns
  • Software quality

Skills

  • 3D graphics, OpenGL
  • Android app development
  • Mountain leadership and ecological education
  • Project management for software development
  • Software application design and development

Current projects and collaboration

  • 3D/4D geoscience data visualisation and interpretation tools
  • SIGMA — deriving geoscience database records from field captured data.
  • FieldBank — gravity and magnetic survey data management system
  • Trees For Life — leadership for volunteer conservation weeks
  • Android apps for geology.
  • Application architecture — sharing expertise, testing and good practice