News

Mon, 05/16/2016

IRG lab member Abhizna "Abhi" Butchibabu's recent study sheds light on why some teams work together on complex tasks much better than others - it has to do, at least in part, with how they communicate. She studied the communication...

Tue, 05/10/2016

Claudia D'Arpino, PhD candidate in the IRG, expertly piloted Optimus (our robot) through starring role in this weekend's MIT moving day celebrations! Check out the full video below...

Sun, 03/20/2016

A member of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting her work at the AAAI 2016 Spring Symposium in Stanford, California on Monday, March 21!

Ramya Ramakrishnan will be giving a talk regarding her research titled “...

Wed, 02/17/2016

Research by IRG member Vaibhav Unhelkar is featured as today's MIT News Spotlight on the MIT homepage! The article, titled "Enabling human-robot rescue teams," can be read at the following link:

 

Wed, 02/10/2016

A member of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting his work at the 30th AAAI Conference on Artificial Intelligence in Phoenix, Arizona, USA on Sunday, February 14!

Vaibhav Unhelkar will be presenting his paper...

Thu, 01/07/2016

A member of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting his work at the AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition (AIAA SciTech) in San Diego, California this week!

Giancarlo F. Sturla, an undergraduate member of our lab, will be...

Tue, 10/27/2015

Research from IRG is featured in the November 2015 issue of Harvard Business Review.

To read the full article titled "Smarter, Smaller, Safer Robots," click here.

To learn more about our group's research on human...

Tue, 10/27/2015

Watch Prof. Julie Shah discuss how she’s creating artificial intelligence algorithms that learn from observations of human teamwork behavior at TEDx Cambridge...

Wed, 09/30/2015

A member of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting his work at the IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS) in Hamburg, Germany this week!

Przemyslaw "Pem" Lasota will be presenting his paper entitled "...

Thu, 09/03/2015

Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) are studying how robots and humans can work closer together on assembly lines. The Interactive Robotics Group in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) is focusing on dynamic sequencing ...

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