About the Author
Naomi is working on her Ph.D. in the General Robotics, Automation, Sensing & Perception Lab at the University of Pennsylvania. Her research focuses on socially relevant physical human-robot interactions like high-fives, hand-clapping, and gamified exercise. Like many roboticists, she uses the Baxter Research Robot in her dissertation work. Unlike most roboticists, she has a B.A. in Spanish and alter ego as a stand-up comic.