Dr. Andrew Peterson is the Senior Resarch Scientist at CVeSS. “Dr. Drew” graduated from Penn State in 2009 with his Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and from Virginia Tech in 2013 with a direct Ph.D in Mechanical Engineering. He has been at CVeSS since 2009. He has completed in ABC’s BattleBots TV show with his robot UltraViolent. In his free time, he enjoys running, biking, and spending quality time with his beloved Australian Sepherd Riley.