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Lawson Wong

Assistant Professor


Office Location

805 Columbus Avenue
513 Interdisciplinary Science & Engineering Complex (ISEC)
Boston, MA 02120

Mailing Address

Northeastern University
ATTN: Lawson Wong, 435 ISEC
360 Huntington Avenue
Boston, MA 02115-5000


  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Lawson L.S. Wong is an assistant professor in the Khoury College of Computer Sciences at Northeastern University. His research focuses on learning, representing, and estimating knowledge about the world that an autonomous robot may find useful.

Prior to Northeastern, Lawson was a postdoctoral fellow at Brown University. He completed his PhD at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He has received a Siebel Fellowship, AAAI Robotics Student Fellowship, and Croucher Foundation Fellowship for Postdoctoral Research.