Bala honored with Robots Award
Date: Monday , July 02, 2007
Bala Krishnamurthy, founder and CEO of Aeolean Inc is a real source of inspiration. This Indian American has become the first person of Indian origin to win the Engelberger Robots Award for Technology Development this year, at the international symposium on Robotics.
Krishnamurthy is credited with developing robotic systems ranging from hydraulic manipulators for the auto manufacturing industry to mobile sensate robots for commercial use. The tech expert, a postgraduate in both applied mathematics and computer science, has also published several papers on robotics.
The award, internationally recognized as the Olympic gold medal in the field of industrial robotics, is presented by the Robotic Industries Association (RIA) for excellence in technology development, application, education, and leadership in the robotics industry.