News & Events

October 15, 2008
The Department is very saddened to report that Professor Paul E. Utgoff died on October 11, 2008 at the age of 57 due to complications from surgery that he elected to undergo as part of his battle against appendiceal cancer. Professor Utgoff joined... more
January 01, 2008
Professor Emeritus Edward M. Riseman died at the age of 64 on February 26, 2007 at his home in Leeds, MA.
January 02, 2007
In Memoriam Professor Emeritus David W. Stemple (1937 - 2006) Professor Emeritus David W. Stemple passed away at the age of 68 on March 22, 2006 after a long battle with cancer. "David was a great colleague and good friend, and we will miss him... more
January 01, 2007
In Memoriam Professor Emeritus Robin Popplestone, 1938 - 2004 Professor Emeritus Robin John Popplestone, one of the early pioneers in Robotics and Computer Programming Languages, died on April 14, 2004, in Glasgow, Scotland after a 10 year battle... more