General Information
NameProf. Yael Edan
DepartmentDepartment of Industrial Engineering and Management
Emailyael@bgu.ac.il
Academic RankProfessor


Education

 
  • 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.