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Maja Mataric'

Maja Mataric´ is a professor in the Computer Science Department and Neuroscience Program at the University of Southern California, founding director of USC's interdisciplinary Center for Robotics and Embedded Systems (CRES) and co-director of the USC Robotics Research Lab.  Her research is focused on robots with the ability to help people.  To access her webpage, go here.

Emily Mower

Emily is a third year Ph.D. student at the University of Southern California studying Electrical Engineering. She is co-advised by Professor Maja Mataric and Professor Shri Narayanan.   To access her webpage, go here.

Adriana Tapus

Adriana is a WiSE Postdoctodral Fellow working with Maja Mataric' at the USC Interaction Lab.  Her current research is focusing on Human-Robot Interaction for socially assistive applications. The main idea is to use robots in human-centered environments for assisting people in their daily activities with a focus on helping those in need of help (the convalescent, the elderly, the young, and the disabled).  To access her webpage, go here.