LIVE Robotics Group | University of Michigan


We focus on automation and robotics, and effective human-robot work collaboration in the construction, operation, and maintenance of civil infrastructure and the built environment. Our research has recently developed modeling techniques that will help on-site construction robots with autonomous decision making. | Short read

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Kurt Lundeen successfully defended his Ph.D. dissertation in February 2019

Professor Kamat’s co-authored paper was awarded the 2018 Collingwood Prize by the ASCE

Professor Kamat awarded the 2017 Distinguished Professor Award by the Construction Industry Institute

LIVE awarded Best Paper Award at the 2016 International Symposium on Automation and Robotics in Construction (ISARC)

Professor Kamat awarded the FIATECH CETI Outstanding Researcher Award

Professor Kamat awarded the ASCE Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize