Roboticists:

Rachid Alami

LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse

France

Research Areas: Automation, Computing and Electronics, Control Design & Engineering, Man Machine Systems, Robot Programming, Robots

Robert Ambrose

NASA Johnson Space Center, Houston, Texas

United States

Research Areas: Computer Science, Mechanics

Michael Arbib

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

United States

Research Areas: Computer Science, Man Machine Systems, Robot Programming, Robots

Ronald Arkin

Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia

United States

Research Areas: Computing and Electronics, Engineering and Society, Ethics and Morals

Minoru Asada

Osaka University, Osaka

Japan

Research Areas: Automation, Computational and Artificial Intelligence, Image Processing, Machine Intelligence, Machine Learning, Machine Vision, Pattern Recognition, Robots

Ruzena Bajscy

University of California (Berkeley), Berkeley, California

Berkeley,
Slovakia (Slovak Republic), United States

Research Areas: Autonomous Agents, Behavior-Based Systems, Biologically Inspired Robots, Brian-Machine Interface, Calibration and Identification, Cognitive Human-Robot Interaction, Compliance and Impedance Control, Computer Science, Computer Vision for Medical Robotics, Computer Vision for Transportation, Computing and Electronics, Contact Modeling, Cybernetics, Discrete Event Dynamic Automation Systems, Domestic Robots, Dynamics, Education Robotics, Ethics and Philsophy, Force Control, Force and Tactile Sensing, Haptics and Haptic Interfaces, Human Factors and Human-in-the-Loop, Human-Centered Robotics, Human-computer Interaction, Hydraulic/Pneumatic Actuators, Image Processing, Intelligent Transportation Systems, Kinematics, Machine Vision, Motion Control, Nonholomonic Motion Planning, Perception for Grasping and Manipulation, Physical Human-Robot Interaction, Physically Assistive Devices, RGB-D Perception, Rehabilitation Robotics, Robot Audition, Robot Companions, Robot Safety, Robots, Robust/Adaptive Control of Robotic Systems, Sensor Fusion, Service Robots, Soft Material Robots, Telerobotics and Teleoperation, Virtuali Reality and Interfaces, Wearable Robots

George Bekey

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

United States

Research Areas: Automation, Robots

Jim Bobrow

University of California (Irvine), Irvine, California

United States

Research Areas: Algorithm Anaylsis, Biomedical Electronics, Computer Science, Computing and Electronics, Control Design & Engineering, Government, Optimization & Minimization, Robots

Herman Bruyninckx

KU Leuven, Leuven

Belgium

Research Areas: Computing and Electronics, Control Systems, Mechanics, Robot Programming, Robots

Joel Burdick

California Institute of Technology (CalTech),NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)

United States

Research Areas: Computing and Electronics, Mechanics