computational robotics

from tasks to motions

Principal Investigator

Erion Plaku
Associate Professor
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
Ph.D. Rice University 2008
Postdoctoral Fellow Johns Hopkins University 2008-2010
email: plaku/AT/cua.edu

Ph.D. Students

James W. McMahon
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
Naval Research Laboratory
member: since Summer 2012
Duong Le
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: since Fall 2013
Baris Secim
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: since Fall 2015

M.S. Students

Sara Rashidian
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: Summer 2013 -- Summer 2014

Undergraduate Students

Andrew Wells
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: since Fall 2014
Alexander J. Wallar
University of St Andrews
Scotland, UK
member: since Summer 2012
Minh Nguyen Le
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: Spring 2011 -- Spring 2012
Phuong Pham
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: Spring 2011 -- Spring 2012
Joseph Lattisaw
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: Fall 2011 -- Spring 2012

Tuan Nguyen
Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
Catholic University of America
member: Summer 2012 -- Spring 2013

High-School Students


David Gardner
Eleanor Roosevelt High School
Greenbelt, MD
member: since Summer 2015

Sophia Barbieri
John F. Kennedy High School
Silver Spring, MD
member: Spring 2015

Vladimir Utchin
George Mason High School
Falls Church, VA
FIRST Robotics Competition
member: Summer 2012

Devin Luce
Montgomery Blair High School
Silver Spring, MD
member: Summer 2012

Tong Hyun
Chantilly High School
Chantilly, VA
member: Summer 2011