Lockheed Martin Robotics Seminar Series
Robots in Farm and Wildlife
Department of Computer Science
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
Dr Mumu Xu
Volkan Isler is a Professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Minnesota where he is also a resident fellow at the Institute on Environment and 2010-2012 McKnight Land-Grant Professor. He is currently a visiting professor at Samsung AI Research Center in NY.
In 2008, he received the National Science Foundation's Young Investigator Award (CAREER). From 2009 to 2015, he chaired IEEE Society of Robotics and Automation (RAS) 's Technical Committee on Networked Robots. He also served as an Associate Editor for IEEE Transactions on Robotics and IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering. He is currently an Editor for RAS Conference Editorial Board.
His research interests are primarily in robotics, computer vision, sensor networks and geometric algorithms, and their applications in agriculture and environmental monitoring.