Dr. Hao Su is currently a postdoctoral research fellow working at the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University. He was a Research Scientist at Philips Research North America from 2013-2015. Dr. Su received the Best Medical Robotics Paper Finalist Award in the IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation (ICRA). He received the Advanced Simulation & Training Fellowship from Link Foundation and Dr. Richard Schlesinger Award from the American Society for Quality. His primary research interests include surgical robotics and rehabilitation robotics. He is passionate about designing and translating robotic systems to clinical products. He has been collaborating with professors and researchers from Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Vanderbilt University, and Queens University for robot design and clinical trials. He holds patents for surgical robotics and minimally invasive medical devices.
Dr. Su the is Associate Editor of International Conference on Robotics and Automation. He is the BioRobotics Theme Editor of Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC). He serves as a reviewer for the leading robotics journals.
Dr. Su received the B.S. degree from the Harbin Institute of Technology, one of the top three engineering universities in China, and the M.S. degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering from the State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA, and received the Ph.D. degree in mechanical engineering from the Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Worcester, MA, USA.