Richard Fuller

Senior Principle Systems Engineer - Semtech

Richard Fuller is responsible for LoRa and LoRaWAN application development as Senior Principle Systems Engineer at Semtech. Prior to joining the company, Richard worked in developing several cutting-edge tracking technologies, including leading the effort in location-based services at Broadcom Corporation. He also currently serves as Chair of the Location-Based Services Special Interest Group (LBS SIG), which was founded in June 2007 with the goal to promote collaboration, education and knowledge sharing within the LBS community. In 2002, he founded a company called Geotrax, which pioneered the use of hybrid location technology in the recovery of stolen currency. Dr. Fuller began his career in location technology in the early 1990s when he was Chief System Architect and Programmer at Space Systems/Loral for the GPS Tensor, a position, time and altitude space receiver design which was the most frequently-launched space-based GPS receiver of its time. Dr. Fuller earned engineering Master’s and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University and an engineering Bachelor’s degree from Boston University. He has presented numerous talks and papers, and holds several patents in GNSS and its applications.