Matthew Gombolay

Assistant Professor in IC
Research Areas: 
Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Human-Robot Interaction

Matthew Gombolay will join the Georgia Tech faculty in fall 2018 as the Catherine M. and James E. Allchin Early-Career Assistant Professor in the School of Interactive Computing. Gombolay received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the Johns Hopkins University in 2011, a S.M. in Aeronautics and Astronautics from MIT in 2013, and a Ph.D. in Autonomous Systems from MIT in 2017. Between defending his dissertation and joining the faculty at Georgia Tech, Gombolay served as a technical staff member at MIT's Lincoln Laboratory, a federally-funded research and development center. Gombolay’s research interests span robotics, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), human factors engineering, human-robot interaction (HRI), planning and scheduling, queueing theory, real-time systems, and operations research. His research has been highlighted in domestic and international media outlets such as CNN, PBS, NBC, CBS, Harvard Business Review, Gizmodo, and national public radio.


Institute for Robotics and Intelligent Machines (IRIM)