Saigopal's research includes intelligent automation, digital manufacturing, geometric modeling, computational design, robotics, and spatial computing.
Prior to joining PARC, he worked on mathematical foundations, computer representations, and algorithms for geometric problems encountered in cyber-mechanical systems at the Spatial Automation Laboratory, University of Wisconsin-Madison. Saigopal's earlier collaborations with General Motors Research and General Electric Research included applications in reconfigurable manufacturing, spatial planning, and non-destructive inspection.
Dr. Nelaturi earned his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, an M.Sc. in Manufacturing from the University of Bath in the U.K., and a B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from RV College of Engineering in Bangalore, India. Saigopal is an active musician and has released multiple collaborative albums.
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The Future of Work Show, Episode 7: Inside PARC (video)
28 October 2015 | Forbes.com
CASE 2015 Announces Award Recipients
31 August 2015 | IEEE Robotics & Information Society
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Electrophotography and Micro Assembly - Printing as a Massive Parallel, Digital Manufacturing Process
28 March 2016 | Phoenix, AR
PARC Exhibiting at Solid: Hardware, Software & the Internet of Things
24 June 2015 - 25 June 2015 | San Francisco, CA
Automated Data Integration
27 October 2014