News

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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Sun, 07/12/2015

A member of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting her work at the Robotics: Science and Systems (RSS) conference in Rome, Italy this Thursday, July 16!

Ramya Ramakrishnan will be giving a spotlight talk and presenting her poster entitled “...

Thu, 05/21/2015

Two members of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting their work at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA) in Seattle, Washington, USA next week!

Vaibhav Unhelkar will be presenting his paper entitled "...

Thu, 03/05/2015

A paper presented by the Interactive Robotics Group at the International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI) in Portland, Oregon was awarded the Best Enabling Technology Award!

The paper, entitled “Efficient Model Learning from Joint-Action Demonstrations...

Mon, 03/02/2015

MIT roboticists are developing smart assembly line robots that will learn from experience working alongside humans. Assembly line workers won't be swapping stories with their robotic counterparts any time soon, but future robots will be more aware of the humans they're working alongside...

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Fri, 02/27/2015

Several members of the Interactive Robotics Group will be presenting their work at the 10th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Human Robot Interaction (HRI) in Portland, Oregon, USA next week!

Vaibhav Unhelkar will be presenting his HRI Pioneers...

Fri, 02/20/2015

We held our 2015 IRG Open House on Friday, February 20th! We had a great turnout, thank you to everyone who came out to learn about our research and see our newest demos!

 

Check out the photos from the open house below (click to enlarge) :