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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Automated Fixture Configuration for Rapid Manufacturing Planning
11 November 2013 | Denver, CO
Solving Inverse Configuration Space Problems By Adaptive Sampling
29 October 2012 | Dijon