Robert C. Bolles is a program director in the Artificial Intelligence Center at SRI International. In this role, he leads the AIC’s Perception Program, which develops, evaluates, and transitions computer vision techniques to military and commercial customers. Bolles supervised DARPA’s Learning Applied to Ground Robots project, which developed techniques for outdoor robots, including visual odometry, mapping, planning, navigation, and control. He also supervised DARPA’s Video Verification of Identity project, which developed moving target detection techniques and ported them to the Predator unmanned aerial vehicle for testing by the U.S. Air Force.