Karthikeyan Yuvaraj is a senior perception engineer at HP Labs. He works on developing advanced robotics and AI tools to build state-of-the-art video conferencing systems. Previously, Karthikeyan worked as a roboticist at Alphabet (parent of Google), where the goal was to democratize robotics for millions more businesses, entrepreneurs, and developers. The startup Vicarious AI, which he joined as one of the founding roboticists, was acquired by Google for its groundbreaking tech in robotics/AI. Particularly in robotics, he specializes in developing vision systems for complex robots and enabling them to achieve autonomy. In simple words, he makes robots see the world. He has several international patents and peer-reviewed publications in robotics and artificial intelligence. In addition, he and his work have been featured in major media like the Times of India, Los Angeles Times, Fortune magazine, etc.