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  • May 2013. Li (Emma) Zhang receives the Robert McNaughton Prize in recognition of her outstanding performance as a graduate student in computer science.
  • September 2012. *Jeff Trinkle and Prof. Siwei Lyu (U Albany) receive a National Robotics Initiative grant fromNSF to study the Contact-SLAM problem.
  • November 2011. Jeff Trinkle is awarded the "Guest Professorship for Autonomous Manipulation" at University of Freiburg.
  • January 2011. Li (Emma) Zhang becomes "Grasping and Manipulation Intern" at Willow Garage.
  • January 2010. Jeff Trinkle becomes an IEEE Fellow.
  • November 2009. Jeff Trinkle wins a Humboldt Research Prize from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation.
  • March 2009. Eric Meisner, Selma Sabanovic, Volklan Isler, Linnda Caporael, Jeff Trinkle are nominated for best paper award in HRI 2009 for "ShadowPlay: A Generative Model for Non-Verbal Human-Robot Communication."
  • May 2008. Pat Marion and Onur Tekdas win Founder's Award of Excellence.
  • February 2008. Pat Marion wins CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Award honorable mention.
  • January 2008. Volkan Isler wins NSF CAREER Award.
  • June 2007. Nilanjan Chakraborty, Steve Berard, Srinivas Akella, and Jeff Trinkle win Springer Best Student Paper Award (and $2,500) at RSS 2007.
  • May 2005. Jufeng Peng wins Joaquin B. Memorial Prize in Mathematics.
  • May 2004. Peng Song, Vijay Kumar, Jong-Shi Pang, and Jeff Trinkle win ICRA Kayamori Best Automation Paper Award.
  • January 2001. Srinivas Akella wins NSF CAREER Award.
  • January 2000. Wes Huang wins NSF CAREER Award.
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