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Welcome to the home page of Prof. Naomi Ehrich Leonard’s Research Group.


News

  • Naomi Leonard gives TEDx talk on Flock Logic:  How Groups Move in Nature, by Design, and on Stage on March 4, 2021
  • STC 209: Transformations in Engineering and the Arts goes on-line for Spring 2021
  • Congratulations to Shinkyu Park on starting as Assistant Professor at KAUST in January 2021
  • Desmond Zhong gave his final public oral for his PhD thesis on September 30, 2020. His PhD thesis is here.
  • Desmond Zhong awarded the Britt and Eli Harari Fellowship 2019-2020 from MAE.
  • Anastasia Bizyaeva and Udari Madhushani awarded the Larisse Rosentweig Klein Memorial Award (MAE) 2019-2020 from MAE
  • Bec Gray gave her final public oral for her PhD thesis on July 19, 2019. Her PhD thesis is here.
  • Renato Pagliara gave his final public oral for his PhD thesis on July 18, 2019. His PhD thesis is here.
  • Udari Madhushani wins President’s Award for Scientific Research from the National Research Council of Sri Lanka
  • Liz Davison gave her final public oral for her PhD thesis on May 17, 2019. Her PhD thesis is here.
  • Anastasia Bizyaeva awarded an NSF Graduate Fellowship
  • Peter Landgren gave his final public oral for his PhD thesis on November 9, 2018. His PhD thesis is here.
  • Anastasia Bizyaeva awarded Phillips Second Year Fellowship from the MAE Department for 2018-2019
  • Udari Madhushani awarded the Elliotte Robinson Little ’25 Student Aid Fund Fellowship (Graduate School), Summerfield Second Year Fellowship (MAE) for 2018-2019, and the Athena-Feron Prize (MAE) for achievement in Mathematics
  • Naomi Leonard delivered the Hendrik W. Bode Prize Lecture at the IEEE Conference on Decision and Control, Melbourne, Australia, December 15, 2017. Video is here
  • Anthony Savas awarded an NDSEG graduate fellowship starting September 2017.
  • Will Scott gave his final public oral for his PhD thesis on December 16, 2016. His PhD thesis is here.
  • Katie Fitch gave her final public oral for her PhD thesis on September 23, 2016. Her PhD thesis is here.
  • Vaibhav Srivastava joined the faculty of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Michigan State University
  • Anthony Savas awarded a Phillips Second Year Fellowship from the MAE Department for 2016-2017 for excellence in both course work and research and the Athena-Feron Prize for achievement in mathematics.
  • Desmond Zhong awarded the inaugural MAE department Second Year Fellowship for 2016-2017 for excellence in both course work and research.
  • Liz Davison was awarded an NSF Graduate Fellowship.
  • Renato Pagliara was awarded a Phillips Second Year Fellowship for 2015-2016, which recognizes a second-year MAE graduate student who has demonstrated excellence in both course work and research.
  • Katie Fitch was awarded the Larisse Rosentweig Klein Memorial Award from the MAE Department for 2015-2016 for outstanding promise in graduate research.
  • Katie Fitch was awarded a Wu Prize for 2015-2016 from the Princeton School of Engineering and Applied Science for performance at the highest level as a scholar and researcher.
  • Peter Landgren awarded an NDSEG graduate fellowship starting September 2015.
  • Tian Shen gave her final public oral for PhD thesis on December 9, 2014. Her PhD thesis is here.
  • Will Scott awarded the 2014 Crocco Award for Teaching Excellence by the Faculty of the MAE Department in recognition of outstanding performance as an Assistant in Instruction for MAE 434 (Modern Control) in Fall 2013.
  • Paul Reverdy gave his final public oral for PhD thesis on September 3, 2014. His PhD thesis is here.
  • Best student paper awarded to Paul Reverdy at the 2014 European Control Conference in Strasbourg, France for the paper:

Contact

Professor Naomi Ehrich Leonard
Edwin S. Wilsey Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Director, Princeton University Council on Science and Technology
Editor, Annual Review of Control, Robotics, and Autonomous Systems

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Email: naomi@princeton.edu
Phone: (609) 258-5129
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