Hui Li

Senior Principal Research Scientist



Hui Li is a Senior Principal Research Scientist at the Robotics Lab in Autodesk Research, where her research focus is at the intersection of machine learning and robotics, including topics such as reinforcement learning, sim-to-real transfer, and multimodal learning for robotic manipulation.

Prior to Autodesk, Hui led the R&D team at Airware, building computer vision and machine learning capabilities for commercial drones, and led robotics research at Boeing, building agile robotic platforms for airplane manufacturing. She holds a PhD in AI from MIT.

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Safe Self-Supervised Learning of Insertion Skills in the Real World using Tactile and Visual Sensing

Exploring how to safely train robots how to perform industrial…