Andrew Dempster is Director of Research in the School of Surveying and Spatial Information Systems at the University of New South Wales (UNSW), Sydney. He has a BE and MEngSc from UNSW and a Ph.D. from University of Cambridge.
He was project manager and system engineer on the first GPS receiver developed in Australia in the late 1980s and is named on three patents arising from that work. He has taught GPS-related topics for more than a decade at the University of Westminster, London, and at UNSW.
His current research interests are GNSS signal processing, software-defined receiver design, and new location technologies.