Tyler Schroeder and Justin Opfermann presented work on “Autonomous Electrosurgery for Tumor Resection Using a Multi-Degree of Freedom Electrosurgical Tool and Visual Servoing” and “Minimally Invasive Soft Robotic Tissue Manipulator for Safe Autonomous Surgery” at the IROS conference on September 27, 2017.
Fox News has highlighted our research work on electro-surgery with the STAR system, presented at the IROS conference.
Congratulations to Byeol (Star) Kim for passing her PhD Qualifying Exam.
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Recently, a team of researchers at the Sheikh Zayed Institute for Pediatric Surgical Innovation at Children’s National Hospital, including Professor Axel Krieger, captivated the news circuit with its Smart-Tissue Autonomous Robot (STAR). News outlets including CNN, Washington Post, BBC, Economist, Forbes, WSJ published articles about the project.