Andrew Dempster

Director, Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research
School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications
Contact details:
+61 2 9385 6890

Electrical Engineering Building (G17), Level 4, Room 409

Andrew Dempster is a Professor with the School of Electrical Engineering and Telecommunications. He is Director of the Australian Centre for Space Engineering Research (ACSER).

Current Research:

Developing cubesats - the QB50 satellite, the Namuru GPS receiver for satellites, future space missions.

Pursuing the "Garada" Synthetic Aperture Radar Formation Flying project, originally funded under the Australian Space Research Program.

All areas relevant to  GPS receiver design and signal processing, including all new GNSS systems and signals, interference, multipath, and hardware optimisation. New location technologies such as Locata and WiFi. Integrated systems such as GPS/ DSRC and machinne automation.

2004 - present. Director of Research, School of Surveying and Spatial Information Systems, UNSW.
1995 - 2004: Lecturer/ Senior Lecturer/ Senior Academic in Department of Electronic Systems, University of Westminster, London, UK.
1988 - 1992: Employed by Auspace Limited, Canberra, Australia. System Engineer and Project Manager on the development of a GPS receiver.
1985 - 1988: Engineer at STC, Sydney, Australia. Designing telecommunications equipment for telephone exchanges.