VIP Visitors

We had a wonderful visit from the residents of Notre Dame duLac Assisted Living. It was great to be challenged by 12 open-minded senior citizens about our NSF-funded work on personal assistance robots. We also visited RAIL lab and Professor Sonia Chernova talked about...

STEM Saturdays @WPI

It was great to share our vision for realizing Cyber-physical systems for Advanced Response to Epidemics (CARE) with the STEM Saturdays participants, this morning. Thank you parents for all the engaging discussions as your middle-schoolers worked on their projects. We...

$200k funds Medical CPS for Ebola Response

PI’s Taskin Padir, Sonia Chernova, Jeanine Skorinko, and Michael Gennert have received funding to develop medical cyber-physical systems that can aid in responding to infectious disease outbreaks, such as Ebola. The project titled RAPID: Realization of a Medical...

IEEE Aerospace Conference 2015

RIVeR Lab will be presenting a paper at the IEEE Aerospace Conference in Big Sky, Montana, held Mar 7-14, 2015. The paper will be available on IEEE Xplore soon after the conference. Realization of Vision-Based Navigation and Object Recognition Algorithms for the SRR...