Robotics and Artificial Intelligence

Focus areas

  • Computer Vision and Image Processing: Augmented reality, Navigation, Automatic inspection, Detection, Control
  • Control and Trajectory Planning: Robot navigation, Self driving cars, Automated reverse parking, Security, Defence, Machine learning algorithms
  • Algorithms and Optimisation: Model predictive control, Parallelized supercomputer code, Network planning, Operations research, Modeling and simulation, Supercomputing for nanotechnology

Meet the researchers

Professor Tom Drummond

My research interests include Computer Vision, Real-Time, Robotics, Machine Learning, Deep Learning, Robust and Efficient Methods and High Performance Computing.


Tom Drummond
A/Professor Nemai Karmakar

Fundamental and applied research in microwave engineering, antenna technologies, RFID and wireless sensors in a multi-disciplinary collaborations with materials, nono-fabrication, chemical and biomedical engineering. Core research theme: Electromagnetics and Electronics.

Nemai Karmakar
A/Professor Lindsay Kleeman

Research on real time sensing, robotics and digital systems. Examples include sonar, odometry, LIDAR, neuromorphic cameras, FPGA acceleration, mobile robot mapping, and metastability.

Lindsay Kleeman
Dr Faezeh Marzbanrad

I am passionate about health technology, saving lives and reducing healthcare costs. My research focuses on advanced signal processing, machine learning and physiological modelling to develop affordable and reliable mobile-health solutions.

Faezeh Marzbanrad
Dr James Saunderson

My research develops (and explores the limitations of) rigorous computational tools based on convex algebraic geometry and optimization, for problems in information engineering (e.g., machine learning, quantum information).

James Saunderson
Dr Yan Wong

I use cutting edge neuroscience techniques to help develop the next generation of neural prostheses. These include vision prostheses, cochlear implants and brain machine interfaces.

Yan Wong
A/Professor Mehmet Yuce

I and my students design electronics and integrated circuit technology (IC) circuits to design sensor devices for Internet-of-Things (IoT) and healthcare applications, including wearable and implantable systems.

Mehmet Yuce
Dr Mehrtash Harandi

I am a senior lecturer in the department of Electrical and Computer Systems Eng. (ECSE) at Monash University. I am also a contributing research scientist in the Machine Learning Research Group (MLRG) at Data61-CSIRO.

Mehrtash Harandi