Prof. Yael Edan

Prof. Yael Edan Profile


Department : Department of Industrial Engineering and Management
Room : 243
16 - בנין המחלקה להנדסת תעשייה וניהול
Phone : 972-8-6472232
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  • B.Sc. Computer Engineering, Technion, 1984.
  • M.Sc. Agricultural Engineering, Technion, 1988. Specialized in mechanical and electrical engineering of robotic systems.
  • Dissertation: Determination of an algorithm defining the motions of a fruit picking robot.
  • Advisors: Dr. Tamar Flash, Department of Applied Mathematics and Computer Science, Weizmann Institute of Science; and
  • Dr. I. Shmulevich, Faculty of Agriculture Engineering, Technion.
  • Ph.D. School of Engineering, Purdue University, 1990. Specialized in intelligent sensor-based robotic systems, sensors and graphic-based simulation.
  • Dissertation: Control and design of an intelligent agricultural robot.
  • Advisor: Dr. G.E. Miles, Agricultural Engineering Dept., Purdue University.

Research Interests

  • Robotics, sensors, simulation, computer integrated manufacturing, intelligent automation in agriculture.