Laurens Valk

About me

Occupation Robotics Author
Location Delft
Introduction Laurens Valk is a member of the MINDSTORMS Community Partners who help test and develop new NXT products. He has been inventing robots with the MINDSTORMS NXT sets since their introduction, and one of his robot designs appears on the NXT 2.0 packaging. Valk is the author of the LEGO MINDSTORMS NXT 2.0 Discovery Book (No Starch Press) and a contributor to The NXT Step Blog ( He lives in the Netherlands where he studies Mechanical Engineering at Delft University of Technology.