Drone Discovery Platform

Overview of Services

The Drone Discovery Platform brings drones together with advanced sensing technologies and smart analytics. Our state-of-the-art sensors and innovative data handling pipelines provide unique interdisciplinary opportunities across sectors including the STEM disciplines and the Arts. Our platform has a national scope to meet the emerging needs of federal and state agencies, to enable industry partnerships and maximise the impact of University research and education. Services include rental of sensors and drones, hire of pilots, data collection (ie development of project, use of drone and sensor with pilot provided, data processing), processing of drone data, management of OHS workflows to ensure all drone operations are University and CASA complient and new pilot training.

Leadership

Rohan Clarke
Platform Director
rohan.clarke@monash.edu

Chris Dixon
Platform Manager
chris.dixon@monash.edu


Location and hours of operation

Hours Location

 

9am to 5pm EST        

 

Monash University       

Links and Resources

  1. https://www.monash.edu/researchinfrastructure/drone

Contacts

Name Role Phone Email Location
Rohan Clarke
Platform Director
 
0408 947 001
 
rohan.clarke@monash.edu
 
Clayton, Monash
 
Chris Dixon
Platform Manager
 
0437 844 752
 
chris.dixon@monash.edu
 
Clayton, Monash
 
Leigh Burgess
Earth, Atmosphere and Environment Representative /Platform Technical Officer
 

 
leigh.burgess@monash.edu
 
Clayton, Monash
 
Neil Symington
Data Specialist
 
+61 3 990 56988
 
neil.symington@monash.edu
 
Clayton, Monash
 

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