David Hanson develops human-like robots with realistic facial expressions and conversational abilities. He received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in film/animation/video, while developing robots as art. Hanson later worked as a sculptor and a technical consultant at Walt Disney Imagineering. Dr. Hanson received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Dallas in spring of 2007. Hanson currently serves as president and founder of Hanson Robotics.
Interviews with David HansonDavid Hanson creates robots with human faces