About Me

Darrel R. Deo

PhD Candidate in Mechanical Engineering

Stanford University, Stanford CA.

Darrel R. Deo received his BS degree in Robotics Engineering from the University of California at Santa Cruz in 2013, and his MS degree in Mechanical Engineering from Stanford University in 2015. Darrel is currently a PhD candidate in Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University. His primary academic advisor is Professor Allison M. Okamura of the Collaborative Haptics in Robotics and Medicine (CHARM) Lab. He also works in very close collaboration with Dr. Jaimie Henderson, M.D. and Professor Krishna Shenoy of the Stanford Neural Prosthetics Translational Laboratory (NPTL). He is currently a Mona M. Burgess PhD Fellow of Stanford's Bio-X Institute, a Stanford Interdisciplinary Graduate Fellowship (SIGF) Fellow, and a Fellow of Stanford's Enhancing Diversity in Graduate Education (EDGE) Doctoral Fellowship Program. His academic interests include brain-computer interfaces, neuroprosthetics, neuroengineering, neuromechanics, haptics, and motor control. Outside academia, he enjoys writing and performing poetry and music, making wine, meditating at the beach, hiking, and spending time with family.


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