Shival Dubey PhD

Shival Dubey PhD


Dr Shival Dubey is Research Fellow in Robotics at the Institute of Design, Robotics & Optimisation, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds. He joined the school in January 2022 after completing his tenure at Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic in 2020-21. He has over 8 years of teaching experience in various Automotive, Mechanical, Mechatronics, and Robotics courses in India.

He received a BEng in Automotive, MTech in Robotics Engineering in 2010 and 2012 respectively. In 2016 he had successfully defended his PhD from the University of Petroleum and Energy Studies in India and joined as an Assistant Professor in the Mechanical Engineering Department undertaking various undergraduate and postgraduate trades.

Research interests

His research interests comprise:

Autonomous mobile exploration robotics for unmanned surveillance and security: Surveillance through robots in areas not suitable for humans such as deep excavation mines, biohazardous & gaseous environments using sensor fusion and autonomous navigation techniques.

Legged Robots: Improving the quality of robot locomotion techniques & manoeuvring through hills, uneven terrains, forests and areas of unknown landscapes as humans.

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  • Bachelor of Engineering - Automobile Engineering
  • Master of Technology - Robotics Engineering
  • PhD in Mechanical Engineering