Mr Robert Pedley

Mr Robert Pedley Application Architect

Location: Keyworth

Tel: 0115 936 3434

E-mail Mr Robert Pedley

Biography

  •  2012 :  Created augmented reality geology app for Android iGeology 3D
  •  2006 –To date :  Application Architect, British Geological Survey
  •  2005 :  Trained as a Trees For Life focaliser
  •  2000 –2009 :  Development team leader for UKDEAL, BGS
  •  1996 –To date :  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

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

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