Startups

Aptonomy, Inc. (coming soon) aims to bring innovative autonomous robotics solutions to the marketplace to increase the efficiency and reliability of the enterprise operations of their clients. The startup is affiliated with Dr. Mihail Pivtoraiko. Stay up-to-date with this startup by visiting their website and joining the mailing list.

Cognitive Operational Systems, LLC (COSY) is a spinout of UPenn's GRASP Laboratory founded by Professor Kostas Daniilidis and Jonas Cleveland. The company focuses on leveraging University research for enabling industry solutions in computer vision, perception, and artificial intelligence. 

Ghost Robotics design robots that feel the world. Unique leg design and custom motor controllers let our motors behave like springs. Patent-pending direct-drive torque estimation means our robots are quick to react and know exactly how hard they're pushing. This helps us make robots that are safe and careful, yet strong and fast. For more information, please contact: admin@ghostrobotics.io or check out their website here. Founders include PhD Candidates in the GRASP Lab, Avik De and Gavin Kenneally.

Exyn Technologies, Inc. was created in 2014 to commercialize micro aerial vehicle research developed by Dr. Vijay Kumar and the GRASP Lab at Penn. Exyn is also the first collaboration between Penn and IP Group, an investment group which develops new companies based on innovative university research.

Prendo Systems: Coming soon. Prendo Systems is affiliated Dr. Mark Yim (ModLab) of the GRASP Lab.