Carnegie Mellon University wordmark

I'm HERB.

CMU's robotic butler, cookie separator & aspiring actor.

Recently I was called upon to do something surprisingly important to humans — separate an Oreo cookie from the creme.

Who knew that a robot butler, whose mission in life is to assist people in their everyday environment, would so quickly become a star.

They caught it all on video, and now I'm famous. Check it out — the "Cookie vs Creme" advertising campaign.

Now my fans are looking for more information about me. Of course, I should give some credit to CMU professor Siddhartha Srinivasa and a team of very smart students and researchers at Carnegie Mellon University's Robotics Institute for my success in separating the precious creme.

Read more a-bot me and my human companions »


OREO Separator Machine: Robotic Butler HERB, Behind the Scenes of Oreo Video, and More

HERB Playlist on YouTube »