About Nicole

Short Biography

Nicole Baptist is a soon-to-be-official roboticist pursuing a Master of Science in Robotics degree at Northwestern University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Boston University. She is currently working in collaboration with Alexander Hay and the Robotics and Sensorimotor Control Lab on an MRI-compatible, pneumatically-actuated device to create artificial tactile stimuli. In her free time, Nicole likes to draw, drink milk tea, and hit the beach.

Research Interests

Nicole’s true passion for robotics lies in their ability to help people; she hopes to learn more about human-oriented applications of robotics while working with the Robotics and Sensorimotor Control Lab.

Contact Information

Email: nicolebaptist2021 (at) u.northwestern.edu

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