Faculty Profile: Hod Lipson

Hod Lipson

Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Data Science

Bio

Hod Lipson is a professor of Engineering and Data Science at Columbia University in New York, and a co-author of the award-winning book “Fabricated: The New World of 3D printing” and “Driverless: Intelligent cars and the road ahead”. His work on self-aware and self-replicating robots challenges conventional views of robotics and has enjoyed widespread media coverage. Lipson has co-authored over 300 publications that received over 14,000 citations to date. He has co-founded four companies and is frequent keynoter both in industry and academic events. Hod directs the Creative Machines Lab, which pioneers new ways to make machines that create, and machines that are creative.

Undergraduate Courses Taught

  • Digital Manufacturing