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2 EPIC Lab PhD students receive the NDSEG Fellowship!

2 EPIC Lab PhD students receive the NDSEG Fellowship!

Jennifer LeestmaMar 30, 20221 min read

Huge congratulations to Christoph Nuesslein and Carlos Carrasquillo, both first-year Robotics PhD students in the EPIC Lab, on receiving the NDSEG Fellowship! We’re all so proud of you two!

X-Sponsored Scholarship to Work in EPIC Lab Now Open!

X-Sponsored Scholarship to Work in EPIC Lab Now Open!

Jennifer LeestmaMar 7, 20221 min read

Applications are now open for a 3-year scholarship to work in the EPIC Lab, sponsored by X (formerly known as Google X). The X Scholarship is a brand-new program which…

Congratulations to Dr. Krishan Bhakta on successfully defending his dissertation!

Congratulations to Dr. Krishan Bhakta on successfully defending his dissertation!

Jennifer LeestmaDec 6, 20211 min read

Huge congratulations to Dr. Krishan Bhakta on successfully defending his dissertation titled “Improving intelligence of robotic lower-limb prostheses to enhance mobility for individuals with limb loss”!

Congratulations to Dr. Inseung Kang on successfully defending his dissertation!

Congratulations to Dr. Inseung Kang on successfully defending his dissertation!

Jennifer LeestmaJul 14, 20211 min read

Huge congratulations to Dr. Inseung Kang on successfully defending his dissertation titled “Adaptive User State Estimation for Assisting Human Locomotion Using Powered Hip Exoskeletons”! If you missed it, you can…

Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Camargo on successfully defending his dissertation!

Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Camargo on successfully defending his dissertation!

Jennifer LeestmaJul 7, 20211 min read

Congratulations to Dr. Jonathan Camargo, the first doctoral student to graduate from the EPIC Lab, on successfully defending his dissertation titled “Sensor Fusion Representation of Locomotion Biomechanics with Applications in…

Congratulations to Pooja Moolchandani, M.S. on successfully defending her thesis!

Congratulations to Pooja Moolchandani, M.S. on successfully defending her thesis!

Jennifer LeestmaMay 1, 20211 min read

Congratulations to Pooja Moolchandani, M.S. on the successful defense of her thesis titled “Human intent for dynamic, rapid motions in unstructured environments”. Pooja is heading to New York City to…

2 EPIC Lab students awarded NSF GRFP Fellowship!

2 EPIC Lab students awarded NSF GRFP Fellowship!

Jennifer LeestmaMar 23, 20211 min read

Congratulations to both Jenny Leestma and Keaton Scherpereel on being awarded the NSF GRFP Fellowship! We are incredibly proud of both of you!

EPIC Lab undergrads win international competition!

EPIC Lab undergrads win international competition!

Jennifer LeestmaAug 20, 20201 min read

Congratulations to the EPIC Lab’s Vertically Integrated Projects (VIP) team for winning the 2020 VIP Consortium Innovation Competition! Special shout-outs to undergraduates Ji Bok and Luke Donovan, as well as…

Jared Li wins for ASB 3MT presentation!

Jared Li wins for ASB 3MT presentation!

Jennifer LeestmaAug 9, 20201 min read

Congratulations to Jared Li, American Society of Biomechanics 3 Minute Thesis finalist and People’s Choice Award winner! You can check out Jared’s talk here.

EPIC Lab Members present at ASB 2020

EPIC Lab Members present at ASB 2020

Jennifer LeestmaAug 8, 20201 min read

We have a busy and exciting week presenting at the virtual ASB 2020 annual conference! For information about where to find us at ASB, check out the schedule below.