Najam R. Syed
Robotics software engineer
I'm a robotics engineer with experience in software, mechatronics, and the design of electromechanical systems, with my interests tending toward computer vision, machine learning, robotic perception/control, and autonomous systems. I'm also a perpetual proponent of employing applied math, algorithms, and numerical methods to solve challenging technical problems.
I earned an M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue and a B.S. in Molecular & Cell Biology from UConn.
These days, my go-to toolkit comprises
CSS), but I've also worked with
On the product development front, I've spent more than my share of time
creating CAD models in
Inventor or machining and building prototypes in the shop.
I'm an avid Linux convert, running Debian, Ubuntu, and Arch on my personal
computers. My editor of choice is
Vim, from which
you might correctly surmise that, for the majority of tasks, I feel
most at home on the
bash command line.
Find me online in the usual ways via the links below, and check out my projects and other experience using the links in the navbar above.