Center for Robotics Research People

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Janet Jiaxiang Dong

Associate Professor, CEAS - Mechanical Eng Tech

494 Rhodes Hall


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Manish Kumar

Professor, CEAS - Mechanical Eng

629 Rhodes Hall


Cooperative Distributed Systems Lab
Dr. Manish Kumar directs Cooperative Distributed Systems (CDS) Laboratory, Collaboratory for Medical Innovation and Implementation, and co-directs UAV MASTER Lab. His research interests include Unmanned Aerial Vehicles, robotics, decision-making and control in complex systems, multi-sensor data fusion, swarm systems, and multiple robot coordination and control. His research has been supported by funding obtained from National Science Foundation, Department of Defense, Ohio Department of Transportation, Ohio Department of Higher Education, and several industry. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME). He has served as the Chair of the Robotics Technical Committee of the ASME’s Dynamic Systems and Control Division, and as an Associate Editor of the ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurements and Control.
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Daniel Humpert

Professor - Emeritus, CEAS - Mechanical Eng

606K Old Chemistry Building


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Ernest L Hall

Emeritus, CEAS - Mech Eng and Materials Eng

631 Rhodes Hall