CATS News and Events

Daniel Walczyk Named Director of Advanced Manufacturing Research Center at Rensselaer

Rensselaer Professor and Manufacturing Expert To Lead the University’s Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS)

ISE/CATS Seminar: "Advanced Robotics - Why Now, What Now and What Next?"

The Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department and the Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS) are pleased to present a seminar by Dr. Balajee Kannan, Senior Scientist, Distributed Intelligent Systems Lab, GE Global Research Center, entitled: "Advanced Robotics – Why Now, What Now and What Next?" to be held in JEC 3117 on Wednesday, April 2 at 4:00pm. Everyone is welcome!!

CATS Faculty Johnson Samuel Receives NSF CAREER Award

Precision manufacturing expert Johnson Samuel, assistant professor in the Department of Mechanical, Aerospace, and Nuclear Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, has won a prestigious Faculty Early Career Development Award (CAREER) from the National Science Foundation (NSF).

ISE/CATS Seminar "From Real-Time to the Web: The Technologies of Industrial Robots"

The Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department and the Center for Automation Technologies and Systems (CATS) are pleased to present a seminar by Steve Murphy, Corporate Executive Engineer, ABB, Sweden, entitled: "From Real-Time to the Web:  The Technologies of Industrial Robots," to be held in CII 5003 on Thursday, February 13 at 3:30pm.  Everyone is welcome!!

From the White House Blog: America’s Manufacturing Sector Continues to Show Momentum, With New Data Monday Showing Manufacturing Growing at Fastest Pace Since Early 2011

A core component of President Obama’s agenda to grow the middle class is to make the U.S. a magnet for the location of high-quality jobs – especially those that support manufacturing and innovation.