Building the Next Generation of Intelligent Machines


What we do

We perform fundamental and applied research in robotics, machine learning, and artificial intelligence to design and develop intelligent systems. Our work touches on various problems, including dextrous manipulation and control, mobile navigation, human-robot collaboration, autonomous driving, and healthcare. Read more

Human-aware Grasping

Human-aware Grasping

Active Sensing

Constrained Manipulation

Visual Navigation

Neural Motion Planning

Neural Rearrangment Planning

Deep Reinforcement Learning

Latest News


Paper on Physics-Informed Robot Motion Planning accepted for SPOTLIGHT at ICLR'23!


Paper on Grasp Generation for Human-Robot Collaboration accepted at ICRA'23!


Paper on Neural Lyapunov-based Safe Control accepted at IROS'22!


Paper on Constrained Manipulation Planning accepted at TRO'21!


Paper on Neural Rearragment Planning accepted at RSS'21!

Recent Publications

NTFields: Neural Time Fields for Physics-Informed Robot Motion Planning

Abstract— Unlike most neural motion planners, NTFields require no expert trajectories for training and instead directly learn to solve Eikonal PDE.

CoGrasp: 6-DoF Grasp Generation for Human-Robot Collaboration

Abstract— Robot grasp generation contextualizes human social preferences of interacting with daily-life objects for human-robot collaboration.

Model-free Neural Lyapunov Control for Safe Robot Navigation

Abstract— Co-learning a Twin Neural Lyapunov Function and Deep Reinforcement Learning control policy for locomotion tasks.

NeRP: Neural Rearrangement Planning for Unknown Objects

Abstract— NeRP is a learning-based approach for multi-step neural object rearrangement planning with never-before-seen objects in the real world.

Constrained Motion Planning Networks X

Abstract— CoMPNetX is a neural planning approach with a fast projection operator for solving constrained manipulation tasks.

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Neural Rearragment Planning - RSS 2021
Motion Planning Networks
Dynamically Constrained Motion

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