Chris Bartley

Principal Research Programmer
Carnegie Mellon University

Chris is a Principal Research Programmer in the CREATE Lab at Carnegie Mellon University’s Robotics Institute. In all its projects, the CREATE Lab seeks to effect positive, lasting, and meaningful change in communities around the world by coupling deep problems with understanding, innovation, and cultural transformation. Technology is merely one of many tools, not the end goal. In realizing the lab’s vision, Chris has had the privilege to work with an extraordinarily talented group of people on a diverse set of projects including educational robotics, electric vehicles, gigapixel imagery, and health and environmental data visualization.

Chris has a BS in Computer Science from the University of Tennessee, a MS in Robotics from Carnegie Mellon University, and over twenty years of software development experience.