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Russell Toris

Russell Toris

Director of Robotics

Fetch Robotics

Russell is a Director of Robotics at Fetch Robotics. His passion is bringing robots out of the lab and into the world to be used by every day people. Throughout his career, Russell has built and distributed tools which enable researchers, developers, and end-users to interact with robots in an intuitive way using popular cloud and web based technologies. His research in Learning from Demonstration, Cloud Robotics, and Mobile Manipulation has focused primarily on non-expert end-users which has helped Fetch Robotics bring robots into the workplace. Russell received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.