Welcome to the AI-based WEArable Robotics (AWEAR) laboratory in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University at Buffalo − SUNY. Our mission is to develop robotic systems that can assist and support human with robotic technology. Our lab is designing, fabricating, and testing innovative robotic devices for various body parts to enhance human performance.

Recent News


AWEAR lab received a grant from the NSF DARE, for our work on “A holistic human-in-the-loop framework for optimizing a personalized prosthetic arm".


2020 IEEE/EMB BioRob (International Conference for Biomedical Robotics and Biomechatronics) ended successfully with over 1500 attendees. Dr. Jiyeon Kang served as an organizing committee and workshop chair of BioRob 2020.

Nikhil Kantu and Saeb Lamooki presented in BioRob 2020.