Prof. Adriana TAPUS
Robotics and Computer Vision Lab
ENSTA-ParisTech

Short Bio:

  • Since November 2013: Vice Provost for INTERFACES Graduate School at University Paris Saclay (UPSay), France
  • Since March 2013: Full Professor at ENSTA-ParisTech, France.
  • July 2011 - February 2013: Associate Professor at ENSTA-ParisTech, France.
  • May 2009 - July 2011: Assistant Professor at ENSTA-ParisTech, France.
  • May 2009 - July 2011: Adjunct Professor at Pierre and Marie Curie University, France.
  • May 2009 - July 2011: Research Associate at UPMC-ISIR, France.
  • 2007 - 2009: Research Associate at University of Southern California (USC), USA.
  • 2005 - 2007: Women in Science and Engineering (WiSE) Postdoctoral Fellow at University of Southern California (USC), USA.
  • 2005: PhD in Mobile Robotics at Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne(EPFL), Switzerland.
  • M.S. in Computer Science from University Joseph Fourier, France.
  • Engineer in Computer Science Politehnica University of Bucharest, Romania.
  • Our paper at CHI 2015 has received Best Honourable Mention!


  • Our workshop at RSS 2015 on "Abstraction and Synthesis of Correct-by-Construction Robotics Software: Reuniting Formal Methods with Model-Driven Software Engineering" has been accepted.


  • Kick-off meeting of the EU Horizon2020 project ENRICHME in March 2015 !!!


  • NEW VIDEOS with our robots (Meka and Alice robots) are available in the Media section.


  • Our workshop at Formal Methods Symposium (FM 2015) on "Formal Methods and Model­-Driven Engineering in Robotics" has been accepted. More details can be found on the workshop website ! The organizers are: Arunkumar Ramaswamy, Prof. Bruno Monsuez, and Prof. Adriana Tapus.


  • ICSR 2015 will be held in Paris !


  • We are happy to announce that our EU Horizon2020 project ENRICHME has been selected


  • A NEW VIDEO with our Meka robot embodied with a social gaze behavior in a receptionist scenario.