Assistant Professor of Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering
Assistant Professor of Computer Engineering Program
Departmental Research Area
Control & Robotic Systems
Individual Research Interest
Robotics, unmanned aerial vehicles, estimation and control for aerial robots, sensor fusion, autonomous navigation; computer vision, field robotics.
Prof Shaojie Shen received his BEng degree in Electronic Engineering (Honors Research Option) from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in 2009. He received his MS in Robotics and PhD in Electrical and Systems Engineering in 2011 and 2014, respectively, all from the University of Pennsylvania. He joined the Department of Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology in September 2014 as an Assistant Professor. His research interests are in the areas of robotics and unmanned aerial vehicles, with focus on state estimation, sensor fusion, localization and mapping, and autonomous navigation in complex environments. His work has been covered by major media outlets such as TED, ABC, The New Yorker, and Discovery Channel.