About me


Laurens Valk is a robotics engineer based in the Netherlands. He earned a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Delft University of Technology and he is currently pursuing a master’s degree in Systems and Control.

He is the author of several popular robotics books, including The LEGO MINDSTORMS EV3 Discovery Book (No Starch Press, 2014). He enjoys designing robots and creating tutorials to build and program them, so that robot enthusiasts around the world can re-create the designs and learn more about robotics. For more information about his work, visit his portfolio page.