Research Scientist, MIT
MS/PhD Mechanical Engineering, Boston University, 2017
BS Engineering, Harvey Mudd College, 2010

Currently, I am a research scientist at MIT CSAIL, working for Professor Daniela Rus. Previously, I worked in the Multi-Robot Systems Lab under Professor Mac Schwager at Boston University and Stanford University.

For more details, please see my CV. For information on a particular project, please visit my Research page or the Distributed Robotics Lab website.

Latest News:

I am pleased to announce that I will be joining the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Boston University as an Assistant Professor in January 2021.

UVC Robot: Over the past few months, we have collaborated with Ava Robotics and the Greater Boston Food Bank to create a UVC-equipped disinfecting robot. Read more about it here!

ICRA 2020: Check our our paper  Weighted Buffered Voronoi Cells for Distributed Semi-Cooperative Behavior.

apierson [at] mit . edu