Jan Carlo is a Senior Lecturer in Software Engineering and Internet of Things in the School of Information Technology in Deakin University’s Faculty of Science, Engineering and Built Environment.
Jan Carlo specializes in swarming. He has supervised 10 PhD projects along with 30 Master by Research and Honours projects in the areas of swarm intelligence and swarm robotics. Several projects focused on human swarm interaction, formation flight, collaborative mapping and rapid evolution of tailormade controllers for swarms of UAVs. Jan Carlo has been an affiliate of the Centre for a Future American Security in Washington DC where he contributed by providing advice on how to counter swarms of UAVs. He is currently managing cutting edge swarm robotics projects for the Defence Science and Technology Group in Australia.