This topic tags faculty associated with the Mason Autonomy and Robotics Center (MARC)
- Missy Cummings interviewed by Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) on reliability of autonomous systemsJuly 11, 2023
Missy Cummings, the Director of the Mason Autonomy and Robotics Center (MARC) speaks to the Australian Broadcasting Corporation about human blindspots when using autonomous systems technologies.
- Wed, 06/21/2023 - 11:48
Research Interests: Entrepreneurship, Technology Commercialization, Growth Mindset
- Tue, 06/20/2023 - 14:32
Research Interests: Technology and Development; Technological Innovation; AI Policy; X-AI; Economics of Innovation; Tech Governance; Science and Technology Policy
- June 13, 2023
The invite-only roundtable, hosted by the College of Engineering and Computing at Mason Square, explored the issues, challenges, and solutions to think about as AI technologies rapidly evolve and change. The roundtable was led by Missy Cummings, director of Mason’s Autonomy and Robotics Center.
- June 12, 2023
17 fatalities, 736 crashes: The shocking toll of Tesla’s Autopilot
- June 2, 2023
Seniors created an automated vehicle model as part of the Army Strategic Program for Innovation, Research, and Employment (ASPIRE).
- May 22, 2023
Blimps filled the EagleBank Arena air at the Lighter Than Air (LTA) Defend the Republic competition in April. The winning Mason team, led by principal investigators Cameron Nowzari, Ningshi Yao, and Daigo Shishika, competed against six universities and about 50 LTA "blimps."
- April 17, 2023
The College of Engineering and Computing hosts a national robotics competition at EagleBank Arena.
- February 6, 2023
Missy Cummings, a George Mason University mechanical engineering professor, calls herself a “tech futurist,” whose job is to “make tech work. It’s not to stop tech, it’s to help it get better.”
- January 25, 2023
Missy Cummings, one of the country’s first female fighter pilots and the director of Mason’s autonomy and robotics center, calls herself a tech futurist, charged with making tech work and helping it get better. She isn’t shy about calling out bad tech either, including the vision systems in self-driving cars and Tesla’s Autopilot.