Oussama Khatib

Weichai Professor and Professor, by courtesy, of Mechanical Engineering and of Electrical Engineering

Concentration Advising in:
Academic Appointments
Professor, Computer Science
Professor (By courtesy), Mechanical Engineering
Professor (By courtesy), Electrical Engineering
Member, Bio-X
Member, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Khatib's research is in autonomous robots, human-centered robotics, human-friendly robot design, dynamic simulations, and haptic interactions. His exploration in this research ranges from the autonomous ability of a robot to cooperate with a human to the haptic interaction of a user with an animated character, virtual prototype, or surgical instrument.
Degrees / Education
PhD, Sup-Aero, France (1980)