Francois Michaud

FRANCOIS MICHAUD (M'90) received the bachelor's, master's, and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the Universite de Sherbrooke, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada, in 1992, 1993, and 1996, respectively. After completing post-doctoral work at Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA, in 1997, he became a faculty member with the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Engineering, UniversitÈ de Sherbrooke, and founded the IntRoLab, a research laboratory working on designing intelligent autonomous systems that can assist humans in living environments. His research interests are in architectural methodologies for intelligent decision-making and design of interactive autonomous mobile robots. He was the Canada Research Chair (2001-2011) in Mobile Robots and Autonomous Intelligent Systems, and is the Director of the Interdisciplinary Institute for Technological Innovation, Universite de Sherbrooke. He is a member of the Association for the Advancement of Articial Intelligence and the Order of Engineers of Quebec.

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JTEHM, Articles, Published Articles
Automatic Detection and Classification of Unsafe Events during Power Wheelchair Use
Using a powered wheelchair (PW) is a complex task requiring advanced perceptual and motor control skills. We develop technological tools that can be used to characterize a PW user’s driving behavior using recordings from a datalogging platform that records, in... Read more