Alumni Spotlight: Lijin Aryananda

Lijin Aryananda, a recent graduate of CSAIL with Ph.D in humanoid robotics, left the Stata Center in February to pursue a post doctorate in Zurich, Switzerland. In the wake of her departure she left behind three years worth of friends, colleagues, mentors, and one special friend she built with her own hands. Mertz is an active vision robot and has been Aryananda´s constant companion for the past two years.