International Collaborative Robots Workshop
Biography for Deron Jackson, Adept Technology, Inc.
Deron Jackson is Chief Technical Officer of Adept Technology, Inc. Adept designs, manufactures, and sells industrial and mobile robots for the semiconductor, packaging, electronics, automotive/industrial, logistics/warehouse, food, and flexible manufacturing markets worldwide.
Deron joined Adept in 1998 and has 18 years of experience designing advanced robotics and control systems. Deron has guided the development of Adept's Lynx family of mobile robots as well as Adept's distributed control technology used in the Cobra, Quattro, Viper, and Python industrial robot families.
Deron holds Ph.D. and MS degrees in electrical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a BS degree in electrical engineering from the University of California at Davis.