All Robotics Engineering colloquia are from 2 PM until 3 PM on Fridays throughout the academic year at 60 Gateway, Room 1002, unless otherwise stated. Potential and actual colloquium speakers should speak to the RBE Colloquium Committee for answers to typical questions about their visit. The Colloquium Coordinators for the 2019-2020 academic year are Professors Jie Fu, Berk Calli, and Loris Fichera.

The schedule below is tentative and subject to change. Please check this page for the most up-to-date schedule.

 

Date

Speakers

Institution

Department

Research interest

Fall 2019

Aug. 30, 2019

RBE Graduate Students

WPI

RBE

What did I do this summer?

Sept. 6, 2019

Dr. Greg Lewin

WPI

RBE

Spoofing a positioning feedback system and other cruel tricks to play on students

Sept. 13, 2019

Joyce Sidopoulos

MassRobotics

 

Sensor Fusion Challenge Info Session

Sept. 20, 2019

Dr. Robert Platt

Northeastern University

Computer Science

Deictic action representations for robotic manipulation

Sept. 27, 2019

Ryosuke Tsumura

WPI 

RBE

 

Oct. 4, 2019

Dr. Roberto Tron

Boston University

ME/SE

Intelligent, Safe, and Dynamic Multiagent Systems

Nov. 1, 2019

Val Schmidt

UNH

CCOM

Marine Robotics

Nov. 8, 2019

Dr. Lawson Wong

Northeastern

CS

Robotics and AI, State representation

Nov. 15, 2019

Pierre Dupont

Harvard

Pediatrics

 

Nov. 22, 2019

Dr. Emel Demircan

CSULB

ME, AE, and BME

 

Dec. 6, 2019

Daniel Flickinger

Sikorsky Aircraft

Autonomy Group

 

Dec. 13, 2109

Jie Fang

WPI

AE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spring 2019

17-Jan-20

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24-Jan-20

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31-Jan-20

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7-Feb-20

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14-Feb-20

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21-Feb-20

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6-Mar-20

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20-Mar-20

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27-Mar-20

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3-Apr-20

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17-Apr-20

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1-May-20

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