Masaru Uchiyama

Tohuku University, Sendai Japan Research Areas Aerial Systems: Applications, Flexible Robots, Haptics and Haptic Interfaces, Humanoid Robots, Manipulation Planning, Motion Control, Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking, Robots Interview Synopsis In this interview, Uchiyama discusses his career in the field of robotics. He outlines his work at the University of Tokyo and Tohuku University, focusing on his…

Hirochika Inoue

University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan Research Areas AI-Based Methods, Assembly, Compliance and Impedance Control, Compliant Assembly, Computational and Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision for Automation, Computer Vision for Other Robotics Applications, Control Architectures and Programming, Control Design & Engineering, Dexterous Manipulation, Dual Arm Manipulation, Education Robotics, Education Robotics, Force and Tactile Sensing, Force Control, Human-Centered Robotics,…

Ayanna Howard

Ohio State University, OH United States Research Areas AI-Based Methods, Autonomous Agents, Behavior-Based Systems, Biomedical Equipment, Cognitive Human-Robot Interaction, Education Robotics, Education Robotics, Field Robots, Gesture, Posture and Facial Expressions, Haptics and Haptic Interfaces, Human Detection and Tracking, Human-Centered Robotics, Humanoid Robots, Learning and Adaptive Systems, Learning from Demonstration, Legged Robots, Multi Robot systems, Neural…

Norihiro Hagita

Norihiro Hagita ATR Intelligent Robotics and Communicatuon Laboratories Japan Research Areas Humanoid Robots, Robots Biography Norihiro Hagita was born in 1954. He attended Keio University where he received a B.E., M.E., and Ph.D. in electrical engineering in 1976, 1978, and 1986, respectively. In 1978 he joined the Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Public Corporation (now NTT) where…

Chris Atkeson

Carnegie Mellon University, PA United States Research Areas Humanoid Robots Biography Chris Atkeson was born in 1959 in Washington D.C. and attended Harvard University for his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees, studying Biochemistry and Applied Mathematics, respectively. From Harvard, Atkeson went on to Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and received his Doctorate Degree in Brain and…