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Professor Kamat awarded Huber Prize

Associate Professor Vineet Kamat has been selected for the Walter L. Huber Civil Engineering Research Prize from ASCE.| Short Read

This prize recognizes ASCE members who demonstrate notable achievements in research related to civil engineering.

According to the award letter, Kamat earned the prize for his “groundbreaking research in civil engineering visualization with demonstrated applications in the construction, operation, and maintenance of civil infrastructure systems.” The selection committee particularly noted the success of his research leading to a start-up company named Perception Analytics and Robotics LLC (PeARL).

The award will be presented this October at the ASCE Annual Convention in New York City.

The outside of the Ford Robotics building

U-Michigan, Ford open world-class robotics complex

The facility will accelerate the future of advanced and more equitable robotics and mobility | Medium Read