EECS 465/ROB 422: Introduction to Algorithmic Robotics
Fall 2023

Dmitry Berenson
Location: EECS 1200
Office Hours: 4:30-5pm after class Mondays and Wednesdays.
Email: dmitryb [at]

Abhinav Kumar
Office Hours: 10am-12pm Monday in 2171 FRB and 2pm-4pm Thursday in 2141 FRB.

We will use Piazza for questions and discussion. Access the class discussion site here.

Time: Live lectures: Monday, Wednesday 3:00pm - 4:30pm. All lectures will be recorded and posted Canvas.

Overview: An introduction to the algorithms that form the foundation of robot planning, state estimation, and control. Topics include optimization, motion planning, representations of uncertainty, Kalman and particle filters, and point cloud processing. Assignments focus on programming a robot to perform tasks in simulation.

-Required: MATH 215 and EECS 280 and (Junior Standing or Senior Standing or Graduate Standing) or permission of instructor
-Recommended: EECS 281 and (MATH 214/217/417/419 or ROB 101)

Books: Syllabus: Please see here.

Tentative Course Schedule: