Long is an assistant professor of mechanical engineering at Stevens Institute of Technology. His research interest lies in modeling, sensing, and control of robots. He has experience in telemanipulation, kinematic modeling and calibration, force control, robot-assisted minimally invasive surgery, continuum robots, and robotic hand designs.


Prior to joining Stevens, Long was a postdoctoral researcher in Robotic Manipulation and Mobility Lab at Columbia University. Before that, Long was a research assistant in Advanced Robotics and Mechanism Applications Lab, and he received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from Vanderbilt University in 2019. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees from Tsinghua University in 2010 and Columbia University in 2012, respectively. A complete CV of Long can be found here.