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Congratulations to Hyung-Jin! He defended his thesis “Path Planning and Control of Flying Robots with Account of Human’s Safety Perception” successfully! He will join MIT ...
Javier Puig-Navarro was recently recognized as the recipient of the Aerospace Engineering Alumni Advisory Board Fellowship.
Hyung-Jin Yoon was recently recognized as an outstanding reviewer for the AIAA Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. He has served as a reviewer for ...
Click here to read the news post from MechSE. Despite the cold weather of the week, the group of co-PIs of NSF NRI award #1830639 ...
Naira Hovakimyan, a professor of mechanical science and engineering and a member of the Cognition, Lifespan Engagement, Aging, and Resilience Group, discusses how drones, planes, ...
MechSE professor Naira Hovakimyan gave the GNC Plenary Lecture at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics’ 2019 Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Conference in San Diego, CA. Read ...
Professor Hovakimyan gave a plenary lecture “Aerial Co-robots of the Future” on AIAA GNC conference 2019. The abstract was recommended as the top talk for ...
We have several students in our group presenting at  AIAA SciTech Forum 2019. Check our gallery for pictures.
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Hyung-Jin Yoon defended his thesis successfully

Hyung-Jin Yoon defended his thesis successfully

Congratulations to Hyung-Jin! He defended his thesis "Path Planning and Control of Flying Robots with Account of Human's Safety Perception"…

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Congratulations! Javier Puig-Navarro got the Aerospace Engineering Alumni Advisory Board Fellowship

Congratulations! Javier Puig-Navarro got the Aerospace Engineering Alumni Advisory Board Fellowship

Javier Puig-Navarro was recently recognized as the recipient of the Aerospace Engineering Alumni Advisory Board Fellowship.

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Hyung-Jin Yoon: Grad student named outstanding journal reviewer

Hyung-Jin Yoon: Grad student named outstanding journal reviewer

Hyung-Jin Yoon was recently recognized as an outstanding reviewer for the AIAA Journal of Guidance, Control, and Dynamics. He has…

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SYNergetic DROne delivery network in MEtropolis (SYNDROME) Kickoff

SYNergetic DROne delivery network in MEtropolis (SYNDROME) Kickoff

Click here to read the news post from MechSE. Despite the cold weather of the week, the group of co-PIs…

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Hovakimyan: Drones, AI can help farmers grow more food

Hovakimyan: Drones, AI can help farmers grow more food

Naira Hovakimyan, a professor of mechanical science and engineering and a member of the Cognition, Lifespan Engagement, Aging, and Resilience…

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AIAA features Hovakimyan as plenary lecturer

AIAA features Hovakimyan as plenary lecturer

MechSE professor Naira Hovakimyan gave the GNC Plenary Lecture at the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics’ 2019 Guidance, Navigation, and Controls Conference…

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Video: AIAA 2019 GNC Conference Plenary Lecture given by Professor Hovakimyan

Video: AIAA 2019 GNC Conference Plenary Lecture given by Professor Hovakimyan

Professor Hovakimyan gave a plenary lecture "Aerial Co-robots of the Future" on AIAA GNC conference 2019. The abstract was recommended…

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Students presenting at AIAA SciTech Forum 2019

Students presenting at AIAA SciTech Forum 2019

We have several students in our group presenting at  AIAA SciTech Forum 2019. Check our gallery for pictures.

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Hamid defended his thesis successfully

Hamid defended his thesis successfully

Congratulations to Hamid! He defended his thesis "Robust adaptive sampled-data control design for MIMO systems: applications in cyber-physical security" successfully!…

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Hamid won conference travel award to attend CDC 2018

Hamid won conference travel award to attend CDC 2018

Hamid was selected as one of the five students who will receive the Fall 2018 Graduate College Travel Award and…

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