Johns Hopkins University’s Gregory D. Hager presents a seminar as part of the IRIM Robotics Seminar Series. The seminar will be held in the Marcus Nanotechnology Building from 12-1 p.m. and is open to the public.
Gregory D. Hager is the chair of the Computer Science Department at The Johns Hopkins University. His principal areas of research are computer vision and robotics, and his current application interests are in the areas of medical devices and human-machine systems for manufacturing or in-home applications.
Hager directs the Computational Interaction and Robotics Lab (CIRL) in the Laboratory for Computational Sensing and Robotics. He is also the deputy directory of the NSF Engineering Research Center for Computer-Integrated Surgical Systems and Technology (CISST) and the chair of the Computing Community Consortium Council.
In 2006, Hager was elected a Fellow of the IEEE for his contributions to computer vision and robotics. Additionally, he is a member of the board of the International Federation of Robotics Research.