Welcome - USC IRIS  

Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Systems
USC Viterbi School of Engineering
University of Southern California

Ram Nevatia, Director.
Maja J Mataric, Gerard G. Medioni and Aristides A.G. Requicha Associate Directors. IRIS is an interdepartmental unit of USC's School of Engineering with ties to USC's Information Sciences Institute (ISI). Members include faculty, graduate students, and research staff associated with different laboratories. Founded in 1986, it provides a focal point for government- and industry-sponsored research in robotics, machine vision, and manufacturing systems. IRIS publishes a Technical Report Series coordinates a comprehensive educational program at USC, and holds monthly seminars.