Papanikolopoulos Receives RAS Leadership Award

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February 3, 2016

Professor Nikolaos Papanikolopoulos was honored with the George Saridis Leadership Award in Robotics and Automation from the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers’ (IEEE) Robotics & Automation Society (RAS). The award recognizes outstanding contributions of an individual for his or her exceptional leadership, innovation and dedication that benefit the Robotics and Automation community.

The Robotics & Automation Society praised Papanikolopoulous “for his leadership, innovation, and dedication in RAS conference activities.

Only two Saridis Leadership awards are given out annually by the RAS.  The award recipients receive a plaque and a check for $1,000, and are invited to an awards luncheon during IEEE’s International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA 2016).  This year’s conference will be held in Stockholm, Sweden in May.

Join the Department of Computer Science and Engineering in congratulating Dr. Papanikolopoulos for his leadership and contributions to the robotics field.

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