ROMEO Luncheon, Friday, April 11, 2014

Rice Owl Mentors Eating Out
ROMEO Quarterly Luncheon Friday, April 11, 2014

Dr. Marcia K. O’Malley
Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Rice University

Rice Professor Marcia O’Malley Ph.D. M.E.
will speak on

Rehabilitation Robotics

from the
MAHI lab   Mechatronics and Haptic Interfaces

Mechatronics (n.): The synergistic combination of mechanical engineering, electronic engineering and software engineering.

Haptic (adj.): Of or relating to the sense of touch.

Marcia O’Malley is an Associate Professor in the Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science Department at Rice University, and is a co-founder of Houston Medical Robotics. She holds a joint appointment in Computer Science at Rice, and is an Adjunct Associate Professor in the Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at both Baylor College of Medicine and the University of Texas Medical School at Houston. At Rice, her research interests focus on the issues that arise when humans physically interact with robotic systems.

All are welcome and there are no dues or costs other than lunch.
Click the link below or call Woods at 713-621-3786 for information.

Time & Place

Time 11:15 am (refreshment bar open), 12:00 noon seating.
Cost Payable at the door (for all attendees) –
$25 with firm advance reservation, $30 walk-in.
Place Houston Engineering and Scientific Society –
HESS Club on Westheimer Way at
5430 Westheimer Road, Houston, TX 77056
Parking Free parking is available for HESS guests on the garage lower level where there is a direct club entrance and elevator – NO STAIRS!

All men and women with an interest in Rice University are welcome to attend ROMEO. There are no dues and the only cost is for lunch. The meal is excellent and the program outstanding. Please join us!