Bianca Homberg

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, ‘16
B.S., Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Mathematics
Meng, Computer Science and Electrical Engineering

Bianca is currently a Masters of Engineering student in the Distributed Robotics Lab at MIT CSAIL. She holds a BS from MIT in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, and Mathematics. After graduation in January 2016, she joined Google Robotics as a software engineer.

Her thesis work focuses on the development of a modular soft gripper with proprioceptive sensing. The current version of the hand, in addition to being able to pick up a wide variety of objects, has accuracy capable of distinguishing between a set of objects based on the sensor data.

 

Samrat Sinharoy

Georgia Institute of Technology, ’12, ‘13
B.S., Electrical Engineering
M.S., Electrical and Computer Engineering

Samrat is currently employed at Qualcom as a senior engineer.