Manifold Robotics licenses Army Research Lab technology to facilitate the use of drones near power lines.

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Our Technology

We make specialized drones for data collection in the aerial and aquatic sectors.



Our hardware is responsibly sourced with durability and sustainability in mind.

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Who we are


Manifold Robotics is a collection of engineers and drone experts pushing the forefront of unmanned systems. As a team, we are passionate about providing innovative tools for scientists, engineers and data collectors.

We are located at New Lab in the Brooklyn Navy Yard, where issues like water quality, infrastructure, and power use are vital.

Jeffrey Laut

CEO and Head Engineer

Jeff is passionate about robotics and the environment, and founded Manifold Robotics shortly after completing the PhD degree in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at New York University.  At Manifold Robotics, he sets the company’s vision and goals and leads technical development.

Malini Sharma

Software Engineer - Computer Vision

Malini is a developer specializing in artificial intelligence. She became enamored with AI in her studies, and went on to do research in social robotics as well as autonomous locomotion. She is the driving force of computer vision at Manifold Robotics.

Art Julius

UAS Program Director

Art is leading the commercialization of Manifold Robotics' EMF sensor. He has an extensive engineering background with 12 years experience in UAV design, construction and operations for agriculture, telecommunications and real estate applications.

James Clark

Sales Lead and Unmanned Vehicle Expert

James is a drone technology and GIS expert currently driving product development and sales. His drone work started with mapping and field operations then moved on to Technical Support Engineering at a leading drone manufacturer.

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19 Morris Ave

Brooklyn Navy Yard, Building 128

Brooklyn, NY


+1 646-470-8792

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