Dr. Leonel Lagos an Associate Professor at FIU’s Moss Department of Construction Management, a principal investigator (PI) and Director of Research at FIU’s Applied Research Center was in the Spot Light as part of National Robotics week. Dr. Lagos research interest includes the use of robotics and innovative technologies for various applications in construction, decommissioning of nuclear facilities, and STEM education. Dr. Lagos executes and directs sponsored research projects under Cooperative Agreements and research grants from the Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management that includes applied research in the areas of environmental restoration, technology development, robotics, information technology, artificial intelligence/machine learning, and STEM workforce development. Dr. Lagos is also a member of the American Nuclear Society (ANS) and is has served as the Chair of the Executive Committee for the Robotics and Remotes System Division (RRSD). Dr. Lagos is also a Project Management Professional (PMP).

Congratulation Dr. Lagos !!!