Northeastern Team Advances to Finals of ANA Avatar XPRIZE

Team Northeastern is one of 15 teams selected as finalists in the ANA Avatar XPRIZE. The team has built a mobile robot using a combination of originally designed hardware and re-engineered off-the-shelf robotic systems. These finalist teams will equally share a milestone prize purse of $2M and move on to Finals Testing in Fall 2022 for their chance to win part of the $8M Finals prize purse.

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Related Faculty: Taskin Padir, John “Peter” Whitney, Hanumant Singh

Related Departments:Electrical & Computer Engineering, Mechanical & Industrial Engineering