Students win Best Robotic Manipulation Award at ICRA 2017

A paper led by a UT graduate student Prashant Rao from the ReNeu Robotics Lab has won the ‘Best Robotics Manipulation Award’ at ICRA 2017

Prashant Rao

A paper led by a UT graduate student Prashant Rao from the ReNeu Robotics Lab has won the ‘Best Robotics Manipulation Award’ at ICRA 2017! Prashant collaborated with a graduate student Gray Thomas from the Human Centered Robotics Lab. Congraulations to Prashant, Gray and their advisors Dr. Sentis and Dr. Deshpande

Title: Analyzing Achievable Stiffness Control Bounds of Robotic Hands with Compliantly Coupled Finger Joints [WINNER]

Author: Rao, Prashant; Thomas, Gray; Sentis, Luis; Deshpande, Ashish

Quick video: https://utexas.box.com/s/f4udp5qr8i3ry6z4otorm7lrw04pyjth