Magnus Egerstedt

Executive Director
Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines
Professor and Julian T. Hightower Chair in Systems and Control
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology


Email magnus@gatech.edu
URL http://www.ece.gatech.edu/~magnus
Phone +1 404 894-3484
Fax +1 404 894-4641 (School of ECE)
Office TSRB 436B
Mailing
Address
School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Georgia Institute of Technology
Atlanta, GA 30332, USA





News
Egerstedt gives talk to King of Sweden -- Swedish Royal Academy of Engineering Science [Oct. 2016]
Safe Swarms -- Inside Science [Sept. 2016], IEEE Spectrum [Sept. 2016], yahoo.com [Sept. 2016]
Egerstedt named Executive Director for IRIM -- Georgia Tech [July 2016]
Robotarium release story -- Georgia Tech [Jan. 2016], WABE 90.1 [Jan. 2016], yahoo.com [Jan. 2016]
Swarm robotics podcast -- RoboHub.org [Dec. 2015]
Disaster Response Robots on Channel 2 -- WSB-TV, Atlanta [June 2015]
Rescue Robots on BBC -- BBC News [May 2015]
Tablet Swarm Control in IEEE Spectrum -- IEEE Spectrum [May 2015]
Farm Robots in GT Alumni Magazine -- GT Alumni Magazine [Apr. 2015]
Machine Maestros in GT Research Horizons -- GT Research Horizons [Nov. 2014]
GRITSLab wins second place in video contest -- IEEE CSS [Oct. 2014]
GRITSLab in IEEE Spectrum -- IEEE Spectrum [Aug. 2014]
Rowland O'Flaherty's TI MOOC blog -- TI University Program [July 2014]
Swarming robots on BBC Radio -- BBC [July 2014]
MOOC 2.0 -- GT CoE [Apr. 2014]
Robotics for the Masses -- Edsurge News [Mar. 2014]
Dynamic Coverage Control -- IEEE Spectrum [Mar. 2014]
Octopart QuickBot blog -- Octopart [Mar. 2014]
Georgia Power Award -- GT CoE [Nov. 2013]
GRITS on Fox News -- Fox Atlanta [Nov. 2013]
Alumnus of the Year -- KTH [Aug. 2013], KTH Alumni Magazine [Nov. 2013]
MOOC Report -- GT CoE [June 2013]
Guardian Swarms -- Reuters [April 2013]
Rise of the Swarm -- ACM [March 2013]
Online Robotics Course -- Financial Times [Jan. 2013]
Piano Playing Robots -- engadget [Nov. 2012], wired [Nov. 2012], Spiegel [Nov. 2012], Daily Planet [Nov. 2012]
ECE3085 on MTV -- MTVu [Mar. 2012]
Wand-Controlled Swarms -- wired.com [Jan. 2012]
Ground-Air Networks -- engadget [July 2011]
Complex Networks -- Nature [May 2011], SceinceNews [June 2011]
Robotic Sword Fighting -- IEEE Spectrum [May 2011]
Formation Control -- engadget [May 2011], wired.com [May 2011]
People in Control -- Control Systems Magazine [Apr. 2011]
Bio-Inspired Networks -- insciences [Oct. 2010]
Robotic Marionettes -- Tech Topics [Sept. 2008]
SnoMotes -- Sceince2.0 [May 2008]
DARPA Urban Challenge -- wired.com [Oct. 2007]
Control of PCBs -- GT Research news [July 2006]




https://www.iva.se/publicerat/iva-firade-kungen-med-toppforskare/
The King of Sweden Celebrated with Top Scientists, Swedish Royal Academy of Engineering Science, Oct. 21, 2016




https://www.insidescience.org/news/teams-robots-coordinate-tight-crash-less-maneuvers
Teams Of Robots Coordinate Tight, Crash-less Maneuvers, Inside Science, Sept. 28, 2016

http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-software/swarms-of-robots-manage-to-not-run-into-each-other?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IeeeSpectrum+(IEEE+Spectrum)
Swarms of Robots Manage to Not Run Into Each Other, IEEE Spectrum, Sept. 8, 2016

https://www.yahoo.com/tech/algorithm-enables-swarms-robots-together-222402835.html
After you! - Algorithm enables swarms of robots to work together without colliding, yahoo News, Sept. 8, 2016




http://www.news.gatech.edu/2016/07/29/egerstedt-named-new-executive-dir-institute-robotics-and-intelligent-machines
Egerstedt named Executive Director for the Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines, July 29, 2016




http://magazine.coe.gatech.edu/feature/welcome-robot-zoo
Welcome to the Robot Zoo, Georgia Tech, Jan. 16, 2016

http://news.wabe.org/post/georgia-tech-will-build-nation-s-first-open-robotics-lab
Georgia Tech Will Build Open Robotics Lab, WABE 90.1, Jan. 19, 2016

https://in.news.yahoo.com/lab-researchers-remote-access-robots-054003858.html
New Lab to Provide Researchers Remote Access, yahoo News, Jan. 18, 2016




http://robohub.org/multi-agent-systems-and-human-swarm-interaction/
Robots Podcast with Magnus Egerstedt, RoboHub.org, Dec. 11, 2015




http://www.wsbtv.com/news/news/local/georgia-tech-project-could-change-how-rescuers-res/nmXNC/#__federated=1
Georgia Tech project could change how rescuers respond to disasters, June 2015.




http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-32690720
Swarm robots could be used for future rescue operations, May 2015.




http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-software/georgia-tech-robot-swarm-control?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+IeeeSpectrum+%28IEEE+Spectrum%29
Your Finger on a Tablet Can Control Entire Swarms of Robots, May 2015.




http://issuu.com/gtalumni/docs/vol91_no1_low_res/20
Swarms That Actually Help Farms, Apr. 2015.




http://www.rh.gatech.edu/features/hi-how-can-i-help-you
Machine Maestros in GT Research Horizons, Nov. 2014.




http://www.ieeecss.org/video-contest/2014/winners
GRITSLab wins second place in IEEE Control Systems Society Video Clip Contest, Oct. 2014.




http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-software/video-friday-mit-dragonbots-bot-and-dolly-robosub
Georgia Tech's GRITS Lab is working on swarm robotics, Aug. 2014.




http://e2e.ti.com/blogs_/b/designproject/archive/2014/07/17/ti-partners-on-second-mooc-this-time-with-the-georgia-institute-of-technology.aspx?DCMP=univ-en&HQS=univ-gtechroboticsmooc-twit-blog-en&hootPostID=aaaa7802e46efea4e6395123650c15c5
TI partners on MOOC with the Georgia Institute of Technology, July 2014.




http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b047zrlc
Swarming robots on BBC Radio, July 2014.




http://www.coe.gatech.edu/news/new-mooc-egerstedt-puts-robots-students-hands
With New MOOC, Egerstedt Puts Robots in Students' Hands, Apr. 2014.




https://www.edsurge.com/n/2014-03-31-georgia-tech-mooc-takes-robotics-lab-to-the-masses
Georgia Tech MOOC Takes 'Robotics Lab' to the Masses, Mar. 2014.




http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/robotics-software/video-friday-quadrupeds-fotokite-robots
Dynamic Coverage Control, Mar. 2014.




http://octopart.com/blog/archives/2014/3/educational-robot-for-robotics-mooc
Educational Robot For Robotics MOOC, Mar. 2014.




http://www.coe.gatech.edu/content/egerstedt-honored-georgia-power-professor-excellence
Egerstedt honored as Georgia Power Professor of Excellence, Georgia Tech, College of Engineering, Nov. 2013.




http://www.myfoxatlanta.com/story/23970664/almost-humans-being-created-now-at-georgia-tech#axzz2sHaZSV6l
"Almost Humans" being created at Georgia Tech, Fox Atlanta, Nov. 2013.




http://www.kth.se/en/alumni/event/alumnveckan/arets-alumn-2013-magnus-egerstedt-f-92-1.407961
Egerstedt is Alumnus of the Year from the Royal Institute Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, Aug. 20, 2013

http://iqpager.quid.se/iqpager.aspx?currentUserRepositiory=User946954031&language=sv&pagerid=6811#
KTH Alumni Magazine, Nov. 2013.




http://www.coe.gatech.edu/content/inside-magnus-egerstedts-mooc
Inside Magnus Egerstedt's MOOC, Georgia Tech, College of Engineering, June 15, 2013




http://uk.reuters.com/video/2013/04/22/robot-swarms-seen-as-guardians-against-f?videoId=242392959
Robot Swarms as Guardians, Reuters, April, 2013




http://cacm.acm.org/magazines/2013/3/161195-rise-of-the-swarm/fulltext
Rise of the Swarm, Communications of the ACM, March, 2013




http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/8de6072c-60a0-11e2-a31a-00144feab49a.html#axzz2IinnNsP2
My MOOC on Control of Mobile Robots in the Financial Times, Jan. 22, 2013




http://www.engadget.com/2012/11/20/swarm-robots-grits-lab/
Swarm robots perform classical scores, engadget, Nov. 20, 2012

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/11/gadgetlab_1126_painorobots/
Tiny swarming robots play Beethoven, wired.com, Nov. 26, 2012

http://www.spiegel.de/netzwelt/web/roboterschwarm-spielt-beethoven-a-869499.html
Robots swarm for Beethoven, Spiegel, Nov. 27, 2012

http://watch.discoverychannel.ca/daily-planet/#clip814414
Bio-Inspired Swarm Bots, Daily Planet, Nov. 27, 2012




http://www.mtvu.com/music/deans-list/top-10-videos-from-georgia-tech/
MTV Dean's List, including ECE3085 Introduction to Control, Mar. 26, 2012




http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2012-01/23/robot-swarms-fluid-dynamics
Wand-controlled robot swarm inspired by fluid dynamics, Jan. 23, 2012




http://www.engadget.com/2011/07/28/khepera-swarm-robots-learn-to-build-a-mobile-quadrocopter-landin/
Khepera swarm robots learn to build a mobile quadrocopter landing platform, engadget, July 28, 2011




http://www.sciencenews.org/view/generic/id/74180/title/Networks_dominated_by_rule_of_the_few
Networks dominated by rule of the few, ScienceNews, June 4, 2011

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/v473/n7346/full/473158a.html
Complex Networks: Degrees of Control, Nature, May 12, 2011




http://spectrum.ieee.org/automaton/robotics/artificial-intelligence/awesomely-bad-ideas-teaching-a-robot-to-sword-fight
Awesomely Bad Ideas: Teaching a Robot to Sword Fight, IEEE Spectrum, May 13, 2011




http://www.engadget.com/2011/05/07/robots-learn-to-march-spell-still-not-capable-of-love-video/
Robots learn to march / spell, still not capable of love, engadget, May 7, 2011

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/tag/khepera/
Autonomous Robots Move in Formation to Spell Words, wired.com, May 9, 2011.




http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/ielx5/5488303/5730694/05730728.pdf?tp=&arnumber=5730728&isnumber=5730694
People in Control, IEEE Control Systems Magazine, Apr. 2011




http://insciences.org/article.php?article_id=3777
Bio-Inspired Networks, insciences, Oct. 2010




http://www.nxtbook.com/nxtbooks/gatech/techtopics-fall08/index.php?startid=44
Integrating Robots Into Daily Life, Tech Topics, Oct. 2008




http://www.science20.com/news_releases/snomotes_go_where_no_one_wants_to_tread
SnoMotes Go Where No One Wants To Tread, Science 2.0, May 27, 2008




http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/tag/ground-vehicles/page/10/
Georgia Tech Bounces Back at Unmanned Rally, wired.com, Oct. 30, 2007




http://gtresearchnews.gatech.edu/newsrelease/speedline.htm
Closing the Loop: Georgia Tech Researchers Develop New Data-driven Closed-loop control for stencil printers, Georgia Tech Research News, July 26, 2004