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Professor Rustam Stolkin

Professor Rustam Stolkin

University of Birmingham

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Professor Rustam Stolkin

University of Birmingham

Specialism: Robotics
Institution: University of Birmingham
Department: Metallurgy and Materials

Professor Rustam Stolkin obtained a MEng degree in engineering science from the University of Oxford, U.K., in 1998, and a Ph.D. in computer vision from University College London, U.K., in 2004. He is currently Director of the UK’s National Centre for Nuclear Robotics, Royal Society Industry Fellow, and Professor of Robotics at the University of Birmingham, where he is founder and director of the Extreme Robotics Lab (ERL).

He is also the Director of spinout company A.R.M Robotics Ltd. Professor Stolkin is highly inter-disciplinary, with research interests spanning: computer vision and image processing; machine learning and AI; robotic grasping and manipulation; human-robot interaction.