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The Weekly PPR Meeting (SPRING) will be held in the 32-G262 from 5-6PM. First meeting is scheduled on Monday - February 22, 2016.

PPR joint meeting schedule

Feb 22       Design: Mark Yim
Feb 29       Fabrication: Wojciech Matusik
March 7      No meeting (Penn Spring Break)
March 14     No meeting (Harvard Spring Break)
March 21     No meeting (MIT Spring Break)
March 28     Control: Vijay Kumar
April 4      Design: Daniela Rus (Rob MacCurdi) and Andre DeHon   
April 11     Fabrication: Sangbae Kim and Rob Wood
April 18     No Meeting (Patriots' Day)
April 25     Control: Erik and Marty Demaine
May 2        Programming: Martin Rinard
May 9        Planning the September Review Meeting with the NSF

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The Weekly PPR Meeting (SPRING) will be held in the 32-G262 from 5-6PM. First meeting is scheduled on Monday - February 9, 2015.

PPR joint meeting schedule

Feb 9        Fabrication: Wood/Aukes              /// Discussion about Collaborative Groups
Feb 16       No Meeting, Presidents' Day
Feb 23       Design: Matusik
March 2      Computation: Demaine                 /// Discussion: Objectives from each Collaborative Group
March 9      No all hands meeting, Collaborative Groups Meet Instead (Penn Spring Break)
March 16     No all hands meeting, Collaborative Groups Meet Instead (Harvard Spring Break)
March 23     No all hands meeting, Collaborative Groups Meet Instead (MIT Spring Break)
April 6      Programming: Lee
April 13     Fabrication: Rus (Miyashita/Mehta)   /// Discussion about Summer Retreat Dates
April 20     No Meeting, Patriot's Day
April 27     Design: Kumar, deHon, Yim
May 4        Fabrication: Kim                     /// Big Ideas
May 11       Programming: Rinard
May 18       Computation: Dan Aukes               /// Discussion about Summer Retreat Agenda
May 25       No Meeting, Memorial Day 

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The Weekly PPR Meeting (SPRING) will be held in the 32-G262 from 5-6PM. First meeting is scheduled on Monday - February 10, 2014.

PPR joint meeting schedule

Feb 10      Fabrication: Wood/Tolley              /// Discussion about Summer Retreat
Feb 17      NO Meeting, President's Day
Feb 24      Design: Matusik
March 3     Computation: Demaine                  /// Discussion about Renewal 
March 10    NO meeting, Penn Spring Break
March 17    NO meeting, Harvard Spring Break
March 24    NO meeting, MIT Spring break
April 7     Programming: Lee
April 14    Fabrication: Rus/Miyashita/Mehta      /// Discussion about Renewal Meeting 
APril 21    NO meeting, Patriot's day
April 28    Design: Kumar, deHon, Yim
May 5       Computation: Khanna
May 12      Programming: Rinard
May 19      Fabrication: Kim                      /// Discussion about Renewal Meeting
May 26      NO meeting, Memorial day 

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The Weekly PPR Meeting (FALL) will be held in the 32-G262 from 5-6PM (First meeting is scheduled on Monday - September 16th, 2013).

Sept 16:     Database/Mechanical Design (Matusik)                                                                                                                                                                                                         

Sept 23:     Synthesis Algorithms (Khanna)                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Sept 30:     Check-in on 3 months plans                                                                                                                                                                                                                     

Oct  7:        *****PLANNING FOR DEC 9 MEETING***                                                                                                                                                                                              

Oct 14:       Programming (Lee)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Oct 21:       Fabrication (Wood)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   

Oct 28:       Discussion on Collaborative Papers                                                                                                                                                                                                        

Nov 4:        Compiler Rus (Mehta)                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Nov 11:      Database/Electronics (Kumar)                                                                                                                                                                                                                 

Nov 18:     Composition Rus/Demaine (Sung)                                                                                                                                                                                                           

Nov 25:     Programming (Rinard)                                                                                                                                                                                                                              

Dec 2:       Preparation for Dec 9 Meeting                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

Dec 9:       NSF REVIEW (AT MIT ALL DAY)

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The Weekly PPR Meeting will be held in the 32-G262 from 5-6PM (First meeting is scheduled on Monday - February 11, 2013).

PPR joint meeting schedule

Feb 11: Discussion: Robots, Tasks, Products
Feb 18: NO meeting - President's Day
Feb 25: Programming Languages, Insup Lee
Mar  4: Fabrication, Sangbae Kim
Mar 11: Design: Wojciech Matusik and Adriana Schulz. Title: "Designing Printable Robots".
Mar 18: Algorithms, Planning, Theory Sanjeev Khanna -- Tarik Tosun, "Synthesizing Robot Designs".
Mar 25: Discuss Annual Presentation and Renewal Plans
Apr  1: Discussion: Products, Outreach, Competitions
Apr  8: Programming Languages: Martin Rinard
Apr 15: NO meeting - Patriots' Day
Apr 22: Design: Andre DeHon
Apr 29: Fabrication: Shuhei, Ankur, Tolley
May  6: NO meeting at MIT (meeting at ICRA for those attending)

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The Weekly PPR Meeting will be held in the 32-262 from 5-6PM today (Monday - September 24th, 2012).

The first presentation will be from the Penn team at 5PM. Matt Piccoli and Matt Turpin will talk about Modular Quadrotors.

PPR joint meeting schedule

September 24 - Specification, Vijay Kumar

October 1 - No meeting, travel

October 8 - No meeting, Columbus Day holiday

October 15 - Design Pillar: Wojciech Matusik (Adriana Schultz). Title: "Mechanical Representation: from Furniture to Robot".

October 22 - Planning Pillar: Sanjeev Khanna; This meeting is rescheduled for sometime in January

October 29 - NO Meeting due to Hurricane Sandy (Programming Pillar: Martin Rinard)

November 5 - Will Noble of Concord Academy will talk about languages for robots

November 12 - NO Meeting, Veteran's Day

November 27 - Design Pillar: Andre DeHon

December 4 - Planning Pillar: Erik and Martin Demaine

December 11 - Programming Pillar: Insup Lee

December 18 - Fabrication Pillar: Sangbae Kim