John  Billingsley Author of Evaluating Organization Development

John Billingsley

Professor of Mechatronic Engineering
University of Southern Queensland

See for software included in "Essentials of Control Techniques and Theory"


You can see much more about me at
But I am not very good at keeping the material up to date.
The photo there is mych better, too!


    Ma (Cambridge), PhD (Cambridge

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Control theory
    Robotics - legged and otherwise
    Machine Vision
    Agricultural applications

Personal Interests

    Long past retiring age, I now regard teaching as my hobby!  It is much more interesting than gardening.



Featured Title
 Featured Title - Essentials of Control Techniques and Theory - 1st Edition book cover


USQ eprints repository

Numerous publications in USQ eprints

Published: Apr 26, 2017 by USQ eprints repository
Authors: John Billingsley et al.

Over the last 25 years, details of 71 publications have been collected in the repository of the University of Southern Queensland, embracing robotics, machine vision, control theory and agricultural applications.

Researchgate, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1487.2564

Ockham, Olbers and dark matter

Published: Jul 28, 2016 by Researchgate, DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.1.1487.2564
Authors: John Billingsley

t is the task of the theoretician to explain observations with a theory that has no unnecessary complexity. This letter explores the possibility that the observed Hubble red-shift effect and the microwave background radiation are consistent with the hypothesis that the universe is infinite, eternal and not expanding.