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Lockheed Martin Robotics Seminar: Dieter Fox, "Grounding Natural Language in Robot Control"
Lockheed Martin Robotics Seminar Series
The Computer Vision Laboratory and the Maryland Robotics Center are co-hosting; the seminar is co-sponsored by the Computer Vision Lab and Lockheed Martin.
Dr. Dieter Fox is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science & Engineering at the University of Washington, where he heads the UW Robotics and State Estimation Lab. From 2009 to 2011, he was also Director of the Intel Research Labs Seattle. He currently serves as the academic PI of the Intel Science and Technology Center for Pervasive Computing hosted at UW. Dr. Fox obtained his Ph.D. from the University of Bonn, Germany. Before going to UW, he spent two years as a postdoctoral researcher at the CMU Robot Learning Lab. Dr. Fox's research is in artificial intelligence, with a focus on state estimation applied to robotics and activity recognition. He has published over 150 technical papers and is co-author of the text book "Probabilistic Robotics". He is a fellow of the AAAI and received several best paper awards at major robotics and AI conferences. He is also an editor of the IEEE Transactions on Robotics and was program co-chair of the 2008 AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence. Dr. Fox currently serves as the program chair of the 2013 Robotics: Science and Systems conference.
This Event is For: Graduate • Undergraduate • Faculty • Post-Docs • Alumni • Corporate