Ai-Ping Hu

Ai-Ping Hu

Principal Research Engineer; Georgia Tech Research Institute
Senior Research Engineer | Food Processing Technology Division; Georgia Tech Research Institute

Ai-Ping Hu is a senior research engineer in the Georgia Tech Research Institute's Food Processing Technology Division. Ai-Ping received his BS in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and Ph.D. from the Georgia Institute of Technology. He has worked at a start-up robotics company for a number of years before joining GTRI in 2009.Ai-Ping research interests include advanced controls for unstructured environments and agricultural robotics. Pulkit Kapur is a Senior Industry Manager for Robotics and Autonomous Systems at MathWorks. Prior to MathWorks, Pulkit worked at iRobot as a product manager launching several commercial robots globally. Pulkit has also worked in the areas of haptics and manipulation, developing and launching desktop-based haptic robotic devices. Pulkit has a bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering and a Master’s in Mechanical Engineering with a specialization in Robotics from the GRASP Lab at University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. Pulkit has over 10 years of research and industry experience in the field of robotics and autonomous systems.


GTRI Profile

Aerospace, Transportation and Advanced Systems Laboratory
Research Focus Areas:
  • Autonomy
  • Additional Research:

    Robotics; Agrobotics; Controls; Mechantronics for Agriculture

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