Kris Hauser

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Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Robot motion planning and control, semiautonomous robots, and integrating perception and planning. Applications of this research have included automated vehicle collision avoidance, robotic manipulation, robot-assisted medicine, and legged locomotion.

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science

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Education:

  • Ph.D. Stanford University, 2008

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

  • Best Paper Award. IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots. 2015
  • NSF CAREER Award. National Science Foundation. 2013
  • Siebel Scholar Fellowship. Siebel Foundation. 2007

Courses Taught:

  • COMPSCI 270: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • COMPSCI 391: Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 393: Research Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 394: Research Independent Study
  • ECE 383: Introduction to Robotics and Automation
  • ECE 391: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 392: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 494: Undergraduate Research in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 496: Special Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 590: Advanced Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ME 392: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 442: Introduction to Robotics and Automation
  • ME 491: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 492: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 555: Advanced Topics in Mechanical Engineering

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