Laura Petrich

Associate Machine Learning Scientist

Laura Petrich is an Associate Machine Learning Scientist with the Advanced Technology team at Amii. Laura is in the final stages of completing her MSc in Computing Science with Dr. Martin Jägersand before starting her PhD with Dr. Matthew Taylor. Her research interests include reinforcement learning, human-robot interaction, biomechatronics and assistive robotics.

Drawing inspiration from her anatomical studies, Laura’s research is focused on developing control paradigms for robotic manipulation in unstructured environments with the goal of increased functionality, usability, reliability and safety.

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