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Satyandra K. Gupta, PhD Smith International Professor of Mechanical Engineering & Computer ScienceUniversity of Southern California

Dr. Satyandra K. Gupta is Smith International Professor in the Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering in Viterbi School of Engineering at the University of Southern California (USC) and the founding Director of USC’s Center for Advanced Manufacturing. He served as a program director for the National Robotics Initiative at the National Science Foundation from September 2012 to September 2014. Dr. Gupta's interests are in the area of physics-aware decision making to facilitate and advance the state of automation. He has published more than 350 technical articles and is a fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and editor of the ASME Journal of Computing and Information Science in Engineering. Dr. Gupta has received numerous honors and awards for his contributions to the scientific community. Representative examples include: the Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research in 2000, Robert W. Galvin Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers in 2001, CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation in 2001, Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) in 2001, Invention of the Year Award at the University of Maryland in 2007, Kos Ishii-Toshiba Award from ASME Design for Manufacturing and the Life Cycle Committee in 2011, Excellence in Research Award from ASME Computers and Information in Engineering Division in 2013, and Distinguished Alumnus Award from Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee in 2014. He has also received 10 best paper awards at international conferences.