Elizabeth A Ricci
Office: Gates 350
I am a third year PhD student in Computer Science at Cornell University.
CS 4750: Foundations of Robotics, Head Teaching Assistant [September - November 2019]
CS 4750: Foundations of Robotics, Teaching Assistant [September - December 2018]
Software Development Research Intern @ Amazon Robotics [Summer 2020]
As an intern I collaborated with a team to develop solutions for a new multi-robot system. My work focused on navigation and path planning algorithms for drive units in high congestion areas.
"A Bounded Suboptimal Environmental Monitoring Algorithm"
Elizabeth Ricci and Ross Knepper. Presented at the 2nd Workshop on Informative Path Planning and Adaptive Sampling at RSS, June 2019
November 2019: Elected as the Communications Chair of Graduate Students for Gender Inclusion in Computing at Cornell (GSGIC). The mission of GSGIC is to advocate for gender equity and inclusion in computing and related fields at Cornell University by combating harassment, pushing for policy change, and creating supportive spaces across the Ithaca and Cornell Tech campuses.
October 2019: Attended the Grace Hopper Celebration.
June 2019: Presented by work on path planning for information gain at the 2nd Workshop on Informative Path Planning and Adaptive Sampling at RSS.
May 2019: Elected as the Communications Chair of Graduate Women in Science Cornell. The mission of Graduate Women in Science at Cornell is to improve the lives of individuals in STEM fields, especially those who identify as women or gender minorities, and to make science available to everyone.
May 2019: Received an Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award for my work in CS 4750 Foundations of Robotics.
April 2019: Volunteered as a workshop leader for the Googling with Paper Airplanes workshop at Expanding Your Horizons. The workshop introduces basic network properties to 7th and 8th grade girls through paper airplanes.
April 2019: Attended CRA-W Grad Cohort for Women.
March 2019: Czar for Cornell Computer Science Visit Day.