Akash is involved in LINKS (Laboratory of Intelligent Networks and Knowledge-perception Systems), an engineering lab on UConn campus with military applications. He directly works in software development for path optimization, more specifically how to move from Point A to Point B with obstacles in the most efficient way. He also researches the use of a spatial laser to navigate around obstacles in a room.

For those interested in becoming involved in LINKS or have any questions, contact Akash at akash.binoj@uconn.edu.

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