Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering Allison Okamura M.S. ’96 Ph.D. ’00 is the director of the Center for Design Research’s Collaborative Haptics and Robotics in Medicine (CHARM) Lab. As robot-assisted surgery continues to grow in popularity, The Daily sat down with Okamura to discuss her work and its implementation.
The Stanford Design Initiative (SDI), along with the San Francisco chapter of Women in Animation, co-hosted a panel event in Annenberg Auditorium entitled “Scare School 101” on Monday night, during which the filmmaking team of Pixar Animation Studios guided over 200 attendees through the production process of their movie “Monsters University.”
A new late night dining option is the talk of the town, with freshly made grilled cheese sandwiches being handed out—preceded only by announcements from the Twitter handle @gcGrillaz—every Thursday evening this quarter in a series of dorms.