Dr. Katie Popek is a senior staff researcher who focuses on making robots more intelligent and agile. Recent projects include combining machine learning and robotic control for more robust navigation, developing heterogeneous robotic teams, and using computer vision to enhance retinal prosthetics. Additional areas of expertise include artificial intelligence and autonomous unmanned vehicles.
Ph.D., Computing (emphasis in Robotics)
University of Utah
B.S., Electrical Engineering
University of Nebraska-Lincoln