About Maryland Robotics Center
The Maryland Robotics Center is an interdisciplinary research center housed in the Institute for Systems Research (link is external) within the A. James Clark School of Engineering (link is external). The mission of the center is to advance robotic systems, underlying component technologies, and applications of robotics through research and educational programs that are interdisciplinary in nature and based on a systems approach.
The center's research activities include all aspects of robotics including development of component technologies (e.g., sensors, actuators, structures, and communication), novel robotic platforms, and intelligence and autonomy for robotic systems. [read more]
Alumnus Philip Twu (EE, CS 2008 BS) in front of the "Curiosity" Mars Rover testbed at the NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, Calif. The "2020" Mars Rover Twu is working on is based on the Curiosity platform. Read more about Twu's exciting career in space robotics.