August 20, 2020
Mobility21’s Robotics Institute Summer Scholar (RISS) Fausto Vega has completed his project titled, “Effective Collision Avoidance for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles.” Fausto was mentored by UTC researcher, Dr. Sebastian Scherer. View Fausto’s poster and video.
The Carnegie Mellon Robotics Institute Summer Scholars program connects students from across the country and world to contribute to robotics research alongside top CMU researchers. With 43 scholars from 11 countries and 33 home universities, the 2020 RISS cohort is the largest cohort since the inception of the program in 2006. Forty percent of the 2020 participating scholars are from communities underrepresented in STEM.