Our group was featured in this New Yorker article, showcasing Rebecca Pankow and John Oberlin’s work programming Baxter to pick petals from a daisy, as well as some of my thoughts on inequality and automation. I was thrilled with Sheelah’s work on this very important issue, focusing on the effects of automation and our changing economy.
Stefanie won a NASA Early Career Faculty Award for Human-Robot Collaboration on Complex tasks! More information here.
Wired interviewed Stefanie, and featured her in an article of women who changed science in 2015. Check it out!
Slashdot wrote a little article about us! Neato! The title may be a bit inaccurate, but it does talk about a cool collaboration we have with Cornell, particularly our fellow roboticist Ashutosh Saxena.