Current Students 


  1. Karin de Langis (2nd year)
  2. Chelsey Edge, PhD (3rd year)
  3. Sadman Sakib Enan, PhD (3rd year)
  4. Michael Fulton, PhD (4th year)
  5. Jungseok Hong, PhD (4th year)
  6. Md Jahidul Islam, PhD (5th year)
  7. Jiawei Mo, PhD (5th year)
  8. Andrea Walker, MSc (2nd year)


  1. Tanmay Agarwal, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science)
  2. Kimberly Barthelemy, Undergraduate RA (Aerospace)
  3. Christopher Morse, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science),
  4. Kevin Orpen, Undergraduate RA (Aerospace)
  5. Ruobing Wang, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science),
  6. Christopher Walaszek, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science)

Past Students

University of Minnesota

  1. Santhosh Alladi, MSc (Graduated Spring 2020: joined Amazon)
  2. Jack Perisich, MSc (Graduated Spring 2020)
  3. Pallavi Mitra, MSc (Graduated Summer 2020: joined as Computer Vision Engineer at Sentera, MN)
  4. Liyao Lu, Data Sciences MSc (Graduated Summer 2018: joined Walmart Labs, CA)
  5. Yi-Chun Lu, Data Sciences MSc (Graduated Summer 2019: joined Qualcomm, CA)
  6. Cameron Fabbri, Computer Science MSc (Graduated Summer 2018, now at 3M AI Labs, MN)
  7. Noah Seichter, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, Graduated Summer 2018)
  8. Julian Lagman, Undergraduate RA (Biomedical Engineering, Graduated Summer 2018, joined Abbot Laboratories)
  9. Mustaf Ahmed, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science)
  10. Hannah Dubois, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science)
  11. Marc Ho, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science; joined Optum, MN)
  12. Elliott Imhoff, Undergraduate RA (Physics/Computer Science; joined Sentera)
  13. Youya Xia, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, started PhD at Cornell, Fall 2019)
  14. Hunter Bashaw Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, Clarkson University, NSF REU)
  15. Berik Kallevig, Undergraduate RA (Mechanical Engineering)
  16. Corey Knutson, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, UoM Duluth)
  17. Peigen Luo, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science; starting an MS at Carnegie Mellon, Fall 2020)
  18. Yuyang Xiao, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science; starting an MS at Urbana-Champaign, Fall 2020)
  19. Emma Petersen, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, starting a PhD in University of Chicago, Fall 2020)
  20. Keara Berlin, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science, Macalester College, NSF REU Summer 2020)
  21. Mazzin Khidir, Undergraduate RA (Mechanical Engineering)
  22. Muntaqim Mehnaz, Undergraduate RA (Computer Science)
  23. Cole Wyeth, Undergraduate RA (Physics)

Undergraduate Research Supervision -- Clarkson University

  1. Michael Fulton -- Vision-based lane departure warning system. SURE talk slides.
  2. Cameron Fabbri -- intuitive information exchange in human-robot dialog. Finished April 2015. SURE Poster
  3. Dominic DeMarco -- Multimodal human activity recognition from smartphone sensors for distributed human-robot collaboration. Finished April 2015. Project Report.

Master's collaboration -- The University of British Columbia

  1. Pouria TalebiFard -- A risk assessment infrastructure for a powered wheelchair with limited sensing. Msc Thesis@UBC Libraries.
  2. Vignesh Sankaranarayanan. Towards a time-lapse prediction system for cricket matches. MSc Thesis@UBC Libraries.

Undergraduate Thesis Supervision -- The University of British Columbia

  1. Mark Grimson - Enhanced-MultiMaster -- A Unified Software Framework for Distributed Human-Robot Interaction. Co-supervision with Professor James Little. Undergraduate Thesis.