Wyatt Rees
PhD Student • IRON Lab
Computer Science

Wyatt is a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science, and he worked with Dan Szafir in the IRON Lab. He is interested in using multimodal, non-verbal communication and machine learning to create robots that are more intuitive for humans to operate. Wyatt received his undergraduate degree in physics and computer science from Wesleyan University in 2017. In his spare time, he enjoys snowboarding and playing music.


Hooman Hedayati, Ryo Suzuki, Wyatt Rees, Daniel Leithinger, and Daniel Szafir. 2022. Designing Expandable-Structure Robots for Human-Robot Interaction. Frontiers in Robotics and AI. vol. 9. DOI=10.3389/frobt.2022.719639  (April 11, 2022).