Katherine Skinner

Biography:

Dr. Katherine A. Skinner is a postdoctoral fellow in the Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Institute of Technology. She received her M.S. and Ph.D. from the Robotics Institute at the University of Michigan where she was a member of the Deep Robot Optical Perception Laboratory. She also holds a B.S.E. in mechanical and aerospace engineering with a certificate in applications of computing from Princeton University. She has previously held appointments at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution and the Australian Centre for Field Robotics. 

Dr. Skinner’s research interests span robotics, machine learning, and computer vision, with focus on enabling autonomy in dynamic, unstructured, or remote environments across field robotics applications. She is a recipient of the NSF EAPSI Fellowship.

Lab/Collaborations:
  • Dynamics and Control Systems Laboratory (DCSL) iREAL