McKenna Gameros MS Student Interactive Media & Game Development email@example.com McKenna is focusing her research on making games to teach robot ethics, with an emphasis on placing the player in ethical scenarios to allow for a greater understanding of the problems at hand.
Precious Etinosa PhD Student Materials Science and Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research focuses on robotically assisted tissue engineering and regeneration of biological structures; 3D-robotic positioning/printing of multilayer scaffolds for hard and soft tissue regeneration including dentine, enamel and dentine-enamel junction.
Nicholas Pratt PhD Student Mechanical Engineering email@example.com My research is focused on improving the resolution and reliability of inkjet printing conductive traces to expand the types of devices inkjet printing can be used to manufacture, such as sensors for human interfacing.
Vanessa Uzonwanne PhD Student Materials Science and Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research focuses on the detection and treatment of Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) cells by quantifying mechanical biomarkers (adhesion force and viscoelastic properties) and integrating robotics-assisted laser-nanoparticle interaction for localized hyperthermia treatment.
Sean McGovern PhD Student Robotics Engineering email@example.com My research is directed towards improving industrial surface spray coverage planning through systematic kinematic constraint analysis, optimization criteria, and user defined preferences.
Raagini Rameshwar PhD Student Robotics Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research focuses on robot arm teleoperation as a demonstration tool in a Learning From Demonstration context, as well as the use of soft robotic technology to provide haptic feedback during teleoperation.
Robin Hall PhD Student Robotics Engineering email@example.com My research aims at creating bio-inspired soft robots capable of aiding in environmental monitoring and climate research.
My research aims to improve the arm motion control speed of WPI’s Atlas robot by using visual feedback to move towards real-time operation, presenting the opportunity for applications such as showing a humanoid robot how to complete a task via mirroring a human participant’s motions.
Zhuoyun Zhong PhD Student Robotics Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research focuses on the development of assisted navigation interfaces for high-mobility nursing robots.
My research aims to improve sorting and separation of mixed-waste in the recycling industry using a human-robot collaboration architecture.
James Akl PhD Student Robotics Engineering email@example.com My research develops a collaborative robotic platform for metal scrap cutting that leverages worker expertise and increases their efficiency and safety.
Trevor Bond PhD Student Mechanical Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research aims to improve mechanical properties of cold spray additive manufacturing through robotic control of spray parameters
Galen Brown PhD Student Computer Science email@example.com My research focuses on using real time visual information to improve robot grasping.
Shou-Shan Chiang PhD Student Robotics Engineering firstname.lastname@example.org My research aims to model and control soft continuum robotic manipulators and improve the user experience of human-robot interaction.
Arvand Navabi PhD Student Civil Engineering email@example.com My research in robot assisted deposition in additive manufacturing of materials is optimized based on creation of high performance materials,my job is to transfer insight about contact and adhesion of material in the deposition process.