Clark School Home UMD

ISR News Story

Raj Madhavan joins ISR as assistant research scientist

ISR welcomes Raj Madhavan to our faculty as an Assistant Research Scientist.

In addition to his appointment with ISR, Madhavan is a guest researcher with the Intelligent Systems Division of the Manufacturing Engineering Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and will retain his office there.

Madhavan's research interests are in unmanned ground vehicle navigation in unstructured and dynamic environments; performance evaluation, benchmarking, standardization issues, and standards-defining activities in mobile robotics navigation and mapping. Over the last decade, he has contributed to various topics in field robotics, systems and control theory.

He received his Ph.D. in Field Robotics from the University of Sydney, Master of Engineering (Research) in Systems Engineering from the Australian National University, Australia and Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Electronics) from the College of Engineering, Anna University.

Related Articles:
Madhavan's work for RAS-SIGHT featured in IEEE's The Institute
Raj Madhavan chairs new IEEE robotics special interest group
Madhavan delivers plenary address at RobMech 2012
Raj Madhavan elected VP of IEEE society board

February 26, 2010

Prev   Next



Current Headlines

Maryland UAS Experts Join Humanitarian Effort to Rebuild a Devastated Dominica

Improving speech intelligibility testing with new EEG methods

Work by Khaligh, Ghodssi nominated for UM 'Invention of the Year' awards

Derek Paley interviewed for WYPR's 'On the Record'

The Clark School Celebrates Women's History Month

Maryland Robotics Center adds four faculty affiliates

Alumnus Thomas Winkler receives EU Fellowship

Ulukus Named IEEE ITSOC Distinguished Lecturer

Khaligh, McCluskey receive Boeing funding for more electric aircraft

Fischell Institute Now Accepting Fellowship Applications

News Resources

Return to Newsroom

Search News

Archived News

Events Resources

Events Calendar