Zhang's research focuses on intelligent robotic and human-robot collaborative welding systems as well as robotized welding manufacturing through machine-vision-based intelligence. Jeremy Blackburn | Research Communications.
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  • Jun 09 2023

YuMing Zhang, Ph.D., James Boyd Professor in Electrical Engineering and UK Stanley and Karen Pigman College of Engineering director of International Partnerships, is one of 16 University Research Professors for 2023-24.

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