Two NCCR Robotics’ PIs distinguished at ICRA 2019

Roland Siegwart and Marco Hutter – both NCCR Robotics’ PIs – were recognized for their “outstanding accomplishments and service to RAS and the robotics automation community” by the IEEE Robotics & Automation Society, at the IEEE International Conference on Robotics & Automation (ICRA 2019) in May 2019.

Roland Siegwart was recognized with the ‘RAS Pioneer Award’ “for fundamental pioneering contributions to Robotics Research in the areas of autonomous navigation and design of flying and walking robots“.

Marco Hutter was awarded the ‘Early Academic Career Award in Robotics and Automation’ “for his major contributions to actuation, design, and control of legged robots“.

+ info