Raven Sites

Current Sites

BioRobotics Laboratory – University of Washington, Seattle, WA

The Raven I was developed at the University of Washington by Applied Dexterity Co-Founders Blake Hannaford and Jacob Rosen and their students. The electronics and software for Raven II were developed at the UW and the lab continues to support the system while researching cutting-edge techniques for Surgeon skill evaluation, haptics in teleoperation and virtual fixtures.

Bionics Lab – University of California Santa Cruz

Under the leadership of Jacob Rosen, the Bionics Lab is responsible for the mechanical design of the Raven 2.

Harvard Biorobotics Lab – Harvard University

Computational Interaction and Robotics Lab – Johns Hopkins University

Robotics and Mechatronics Lab – University of Nebraska

MISSL: Minimally Invasive Surgery Systems Laboratory – University of California Los Angeles

Berkeley Laboratory for Automation Science and Engineering – University of California Berkeley

CHARM: Collaborative Haptics and Robotics in Medicine – Stanford University

Laboratory of Informatics, Robotics, and Microelectronics – University of Montpellier, France

Robotics Laboratory – University of Central Florida

CSTAR: Canadian Surgical Technologies and Advanced Robotics – University of Western Ontario