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RA Experts

Aerial Robotics and Unmanned Aerial Vehicles         

Yangquan Chen       
Utah State University

Valavanis Kimon
University of Denver

Anibal Ollero
University of Seville

Agricultural Robotics and Automation 

John Billingsley
University of Southern Queensland, Australia

Algorithms for Planning and Control of Robot Motion         

Ron Alterovitz
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Kostas Bekris
University of Nevada, Reno

Juan Cortes
LAAS-CNRS

Hanna Kurniawati   
University of Queensland

Automation in Health Care Management          

Houshang Darabi     
University of Illinois

Maria Pia Fanti
Polytechnic of Bari

Gregory Faraut
ENS-Cachan

Walter Ukovich
University of Trieste

Xiaolan Xie
Ecole nationale Superieure des Mines

Automation in Logistics   

Maria Pia Fanti
Polytechnic of Bari

Spyros Reveliotis
Georgia Institute of Technology

Walter Ukovich         
University of Trieste

Autonomous Ground Vehicles and Intelligent Transportation Systems   

Christian Laugier
INRIA

Philippe Martinet
LASMEA

Christoph Stiller

Bio Robotics           

Kin. Huat. Low
Nanyang Technological University

Jorge Solis     
Waseda University

Justin Seipel  
Purdue University   

Vaidyanathan, Ravi  
Imperial College

Computer & Robot Vision             

Darius Burschka        
Technical University of Munich, Germany

Jana Kosecka
George Mason University

Radu Bogdan Rusu
Willow Garage

Energy, Environment, and Safety Issues in Robotics and Automation       

Anibal De Almeida
ISR-University of Coimbra

Toshio Fukuda          
Nagoya University

Tzyh Jong Tarn         
Washington University

Haptics                     

Antonio Frisoli
Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna

William Provancher
University of Utah

Jee-Hwan Ryu                                   
Korea University of Technology

Human Movement Understanding    

Emel Demircan
Stanford University, USA and Univ. of Tokyo

Mitsuhiro Hayashibe
INRIA

Dana Kulic
University of Waterloo

Denny Oetomo
University of Melbourne

Human-Robot Interaction & Coordination       

Yoshio Matsumoto
National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology

Monica Nicolescu      
University of Nevada, Reno

Pericle Salvini           
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Humanoid Robotics                      

Aude Billard  
EPFL

James Kuffner          
Google and Carnegie Mellon University

Eiichi Yoshida           
AIST

Marine Robotics                 

Choi Hyun-Taek       
Korea Ocean Research & Development Institute

Giacomo Marani
University of Hawaii

Ryan Smith
Fort Lewis College

Fumin Zhang
Georgia Institute of Technology

Micro/Nano Robotics and Automation             

Fumihito Arai
Tohoku University, Japan

Sergej Fatikow
University of Oldenburg

Sylvain Martel          
Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal (EPM)

Mobile Manipulation                     

Dmitry Berenson      
WPI

Maximo Roa  
DLR

Model-based Optimization for Robotics

Christopher G. Atkeson
Robotics Institute CMU

Thomas Buschmann
TU Munich

Kensuke Harada      
AIST Tsukuba

Abderrahmane Kheddar    

Katja Mombaur
Heidelberg University

Networked Robots             

Volkan Isler
University of Minnesota

Shuichi Nishio
Advanced Telecommunications Research Institute International Kyoto

Libor Preucil
Czech Technical University

Brian Sadler  
Army Research Laboratory

Performance Evaluation and Benchmarking of Robotic and Automation Systems

Fabio Bonsignorio    
Heron Robots srl

Angel del Pobil         
Jaume I University

Elena Messina          
National Institute of Standard & Technology

Rehabilitation & Assistive Robotics

Machiel  Van Der Loos         
British Columbia University

Stefano Mazzoleni
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna,

Takanori Shibata      
AIST

Robot Ethics            

Mark Coeckelbergh  
University of Twente

Matthias Scheutz
Tufts University

Robert Sparrow        
Monash University

Robot Learning       

Edwin Olson 
University of Michigan

Petar Kormushev
IIT

Ashutosh Saxena
Cornell University

Waturo Takano        
University of Tokyo

Robot Mechanisms and Design

Kyujin Cho    
Seoul National University

Matei Ciocalie           
Google

Aaron Dollar 
Yale University

Claudio Semini
IIT

Robotic Hands, Grasping, and Manipulation   

Hyouk Ryeol Choi     
SungKyunkwan University

Marco Gabiccini
University of Pisa

Rod Grupen  
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Yu Sun
University of South Florida

Robotics and Automation in Nuclear Facilities

Hajime Asama
University of Tokyo

Raja Chatila
ISIR, University Pierre and Marie Curie

William Hamel
University of Tennessee

Yoshihiko Nakamura           
University of Tokyo

Safety, Security and Rescue Robotics                

Andreas Birk
Jacobs University

M. Ani Hsieh  
Drexel University

Masahiko Onosato
Hokkaido University

Semiconductor Manufacturing Automation                 

Chien Chen-Fu
National Tsing Hua University

James Morrison        
KAIST

Mike Zhang
Tianwei New Energy

Smart Buildings     

Houshang Darabi
University of Illinois at Chicago

Samuel Qing-Shan Jia
Tsinghua University

Qianchuan Zhao
Tsinghua University

Soft Robotics           

Fumiya Iida
ETH Zürich

Cecilia Laschi
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Software Engineering for Robotics and Automation 

Davide Brugali
Università degli Studi di Bergamo

Bruce MacDonald     
University of Auckland

Issa Nesnas   
Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology

Space Robotics       

Dimi Apostolopoulos
Carnegie Mellon University

Richard Volpe
California Institute of Technology

Kazuya Yoshida        
Tohoku University

Surgical Robotics               

Arianna Menciassi    
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

Sarthak Misra
University of Twente

Nabil Simaan
Vanderbilt University

Sustainable Production Automation      

Stephan Biller
GE Global Research

Bengt Lennartson
Chalmers University of Technology

Jingshan Li
University of Wisconsin

Ying Tang
Rowan University

Telerobotics                       

Jordi Artigas
DLR Robotics and Mechotronics Center

Seiichiro Katsura      
Keio University

Dongjun Lee 
Seoul National University

Shahin Sirouspour
McMaster University