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ICORR 2005
IEEE 9th International Conference on Rehabilitation Robotics
Frontiers of the Human-Machine Interface
June 28 - July 1, 2005
Chicago,  Illinois

    John M. Hollerbach Bio


John M. Hollerbach is Professor in the School of Computing, and Adjunct Professor of Mechanical Engineering, at the University of  Utah. From 1989-1994 he was the Natural Sciences and  Engineering/Canadian Institute for Advanced Research Professor of  Robotics at McGill University, jointly in the Departments of  Mechanical Engineering and Biomedical Engineering. From 1982-1989 he  was on the faculty of the Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences  and a member of the Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at MIT; from 1978-1982 he was a Research Scientist. He received his BS in  chemistry ('68) and MS in mathematics ('69) from the University of  Michigan, and SM ('75) and PhD ('78) from MIT in Computer Science.


In 1984 he received an NSF Presidential Young Investigator Award, in 1988 he was named a Fellow of the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research, and in 1996 he became an IEEE Fellow. He was the Program Chairman of the 1989 IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, a member of the Administrative Committee of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society from 1989-1993, Technical Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Robotics and Automation from 1989-1994, and Treasurer of the IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems from 1992-1997. He was a member of the 1994-1995 National Research Council Committee on Virtual Reality Research and Development.  Presently he is Editor of the International Journal of Robotics Research, a Senior Editor of Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, and a Governing Board member of the electronic journal Haptics-e. His research interests combine robotics, virtual reality, and microelectromechanical systems.


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