Robots at Work

Julie Shah, MIT

Julie Shah, Assistant Professor at MIT, on training robots at work.

Julie Shah, Associate Professor, MIT

Julie Shah is an associate professor in the Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at MIT and leads the Interactive Robotics Group of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. She previously worked at Boeing Research and Technology on robotics applications for aerospace manufacturing. She has developed innovative methods for enabling fluid human-robot teamwork in time-critical, safety-critical domains, ranging from manufacturing to surgery to space exploration. Her group draws on expertise in artificial intelligence, human factors, and systems engineering to develop interactive robots that emulate the qualities of effective human team members to improve the efficiency of human-robot teamwork.

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Intelligent Machines
Artificial intelligence and robots are transforming how we work and live.

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