• The ACRL currently has an opening for a Ph.D. student. The candidate will work on robust adaptive control and its application to flight control.  He/she will have potential opportunities to intern at NASA  and get involved in flight testing.  Strong background in control systems and flight dynamics is highly desired but not required.  Due to potential collaboration with NASA, the candidate must be a U.S. citizen.  Interested and qualified candidates should contact Prof. Naira Hovakimyan ( to further inquire about this opportunity, with a CV/Resume attached to the email. 



Naira Hovakimyan
W. Grafton and Lillian B. Wilkins Professor
2011 Mechanical Engineering Lab,
105 S Mathews Ave,
Urbana, IL 61801

Research Lab

Room 2009, Mechanical Engineering Lab, Urbana, IL 61801, USA