Professors Padir and Skorinko Awarded $125K NSF Grant

Building Robots

WPI Robots Help the Elderly

Professor Taskin Padir, assistant professor of robotics engineering, and Professor Jeanine Skorinko, associate professor of psychology and director of WPI’s Psychological Science Program, received a five-year $125,000 award from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

This research will explore ways to construct robots that will benefit elderly people with disabilities.

Read the full article and watch the NECN video to learn more.

November 5, 2013

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