UMass Lowell will resume on-campus instruction, research and campus life for Fall 2020. View the plan for more info.
Robotics research at UMass Lowell explores how technology can be used to improve life on Earth and beyond.
Our research strengths in robotics include human-robot interaction, virtual reality interface control, adjustable autonomy, urban search and rescue and assistive technology.
Grounded in practical solutions, our robotics research includes testing robots for responding to natural and man-made disasters, assisting people suffering from cerebral palsy or stroke and training law-enforcement bomb squads.