Homayoon Kazerooni – highly awarded Iranian-American roboticist and professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley

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Homayoon Kazerooni (born in Kazerun, Iran) is an Iranian-American roboticist and professor of Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Berkeley
Dr. Kazerooni is the director of the Berkeley Robotics and Human Engineering Laboratory and also the Co-founder and Chief Scientist of Berkeley Bionics.
The Berkeley Robotics and Human Engineering Laboratory is also affectionately known as “KAZ LAB”.
Early in his career, Dr. Kazerooni was a recipient of the outstanding ASME Investigator Award, and has also won Discover Magazine’s Technological Innovation Award, and the McKnight-Land Grant Professorship. His research was recognized as the most innovative technology of the year in New York Times Magazine

Patents:

  • Human power amplifier for lifting load with slack prevention apparatus
  • Device and Method for Wireless Lifting Assist Devices
  • Pneumatic human power amplifier module

Ref:wikipedia.org/wiki/Homayoon_Kazerooni

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