July 1 - Professor Dollar has officially been promoted to Full Professor!
April 12 - GRAB Lab PhD Student Andrew Morgan was awarded an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship. Congrats, Andy!
March 30 - A paper led by GRAB Lab Postdoc Kaiyu Hang was selected as a finalist for Best Manipulation Paper at ICRA 2019. Congrats, Hang!
March 26 - Former GRAB Lab Postdoc Julia Borras Sol has been granted a permanent faculty position at IRI Barcelona, likely the top Robotics Research Institute in Spain. Congrats and Good Luck, Julia!
Feb. 24 - Prof. Dollar and the GRAB Lab were featured in a six-page spread in the Yale Alumni Magazine.
Feb. 1 - The Call for Papers for a GRAB Lab-led Special Issue on Benchmarking for Robotic Grasping and Manipulation in the IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters Journal has been released.
Jan. 31 - All 7 GRAB Lab submissions to ICRA 2019 were accepted (statistically a 0.3% chance for seven submissions, which is itself impressive). Congrats, to all the authors!!!!!
Dec. 1 - A $2M proposal led by Prof. Dollar on muscle-inspired modular soft robots was funded by the National Science Foundation. Congrats to the whole team, which includes Tom Roberts (Brown), Josh Smith (U. Washington), and Jeff Trinkle (RPI)!
Aug. 1 - Recent GRAB Lab Postdoc Berk Calli began his new job as Assistant Professor in Computer Science at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI). Congrats and Good Luck, Berk!
July 1 - Former GRAB Lab Assoc. Research Scientist Ravi Balasubramanian was granted tenure at Oregon State University. Congrats and well-deserved, Ravi!