Kris Hauser

Hauser

Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Robot motion planning and control, semiautonomous robots, and integrating perception and planning. Applications of this research have included automated vehicle collision avoidance, robotic manipulation, robot-assisted medicine, and legged locomotion.

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science

Contact Information:

  • Office Location: 304 Research Dr, North Building Rm 135, Durham, NC 27708
  • Office Phone: (919) 660-5441
  • Email Address: kris.hauser@duke.edu
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Education:

  • Ph.D. Stanford University, 2008

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions:

  • Best Paper Award. IEEE-RAS International Conference on Humanoid Robots. 2015
  • NSF CAREER Award. National Science Foundation. 2013
  • Siebel Scholar Fellowship. Siebel Foundation. 2007

Courses Taught:

  • COMPSCI 270: Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
  • COMPSCI 391: Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 393: Research Independent Study
  • COMPSCI 394: Research Independent Study
  • ECE 290: Special Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 292: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 383: Introduction to Robotics and Automation
  • ECE 392: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 493: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 494: Projects in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 496: Special Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 590: Advanced Topics in Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ME 391: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 392: Undergraduate Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 442: Introduction to Robotics and Automation
  • ME 491: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 492: Special Projects in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 555: Advanced Topics in Mechanical Engineering
  • ME 592: Research Independent Study in Mechanical Engineering or Material Science

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