U-M Roboticists Speak Up

Can’t wait for the next seminar? Check out these videos of Robotics faculty talking about the field.


Feb 5, 2016 | Matthew Johnson-Roberson
Underwater mapping: new robotic approaches to an old problem
Length: 1:03:03


Oct 30, 2015 | Ryan Eustice
University of Michigan’s Work Toward Autonomous Cars
Length: 1:06:37


Oct 15, 2015 | Jason Corso
When to Connection Vision and Language, The Low-, Mid- or High-Level
Length: 26:40


Apr 6, 2015 | Shai Revzen
TEDx UofM: Facing the Unknown, with Robots
Length: 10:20


Feb 16, 2015 | Jessy Grizzle
Bipedal Walking Robots
Length: 36:53


Nov 20, 2014 | Ella Atkins
Drone Policy or Not?
Length: 56:55 


Oct 11, 2014 | C. David Remy
Dynamic Locomotion in Humans, Animals, and Robots
Length: 1:02:46


Jul 2, 2014 | Chad Jenkins
World Science Festival Cool Jobs
Length: 15:26


Apr 16, 2014 | Huei Peng
On the Mobility Transformation Center
Length: 11:05


Feb 19, 2014 | Emily Mower-Provost
Data Mining – Emotional Noise to Uncloud A/V Emotion Perceptual Eval.
Length: 22:47 


Dec 4, 2013 | Ella Atkins
Is airspace ready for delivery drones?
Length: 2:50 


Oct 9, 2013 | Nadine Sarter
Attention and Interruption Management in Human-Machine Teams
Length: 5:54 


Oct, 2013 | Chad Jenkins
Meet the robots for humanity
Length: 10:17 

View video on the TED site.

A man stands next to a computer monitor mounted on a mobile robot.
Screenshot from the TEDx MidAtlantic talk by Chad Jenkins and Henry Evans.


Aug 19, 2013 | Chad Jenkins
National Geographic Live: Robots Among Us
Length: 14:12 


July 25, 2013 | Shorya Awtar
A better tool for minimally invasive surgery
Length: 2:33 


Feb 25, 2013 | Ram Vasudevan
Identification of Hybrid Dynamical Models of Human Motion
Length: 41:20 


2012, IEEE Bode Lecture | Jessy Grizzle
Highly Agile and Robust Robotic Bipedal Locomotion Through Nonlinear Geometric Control
Length: 53:55

View the video on the IEEE site.

Two graphs of hybrid zero dynamics
Slide from Jessy Grizzle’s Bode Lecture (2012)