Current Lab Members

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Jonathan Warner

Title:
Graduate Research Assistant

Experience:

  • Undergraduate Lab Member, HUSL Lab, Texas A&M University (2012-2013)
  • Undergraduate Lab Member, AggieSat Lab, Texas A&M University (2010-2011)

Education:
Texas A&M University (BS Aerospace Eng. 2013)

Research Interests:
Modular Vertical Lift Robotics Systems, Flight Control for Atmospheric Energy Harvesting

Hobbies:
Running, Longboarding, Reading


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Brady Anderson

Title:
Graduate Research Assistant

Experience:

  • Undergraduate Research Assistant, Nanocomposites Lab, Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University (2013-2015)
  • Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, Undergrad Dynamics and Mechanics of Materials, Brigham Young University (2013-2014)

Education:
Brigham Young University (BS Mechanical Eng. 2015)

Research Interests:
Autonomous control development of aerial vehicles, especially with flexible payloads

Hobbies:
Automobile repair, Reading, Soccer, Maintaining fluency in Portuguese


Andrew Leonard

Title:
Graduate Research Assistant

Experience:

  • Design Analysis and Simulation Intern, CNH Industrial
  • Summer graduate researcher, Air Force Research Lab
  • Werkstudent (Master’s Thesis), Daimler AG

Education:

  • Georgia Institute of Technology (PhD Mechanical Engineering, expected 2018)
  • Georgia Institute of Technology, USA and Universit├Ąt Stuttgart, DE (Joint M.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2016)
  • Pennsylvania State University (B.S. Mechanical Engineering, 2014).

Research Interests:
Precision Airdrop, Complex dynamics and simulation

Hobbies:
Running, Biking, Frisbee, Hiking


Jared Elinger

Title:
Graduate Research Assistant

Experience:

  • Schlumberger REMS Intern- Downhole Tools Division
  • NASA Robotics Division Intern- Soft Robotic Exoskeleton Project
  • Undergraduate Researcher- Mechatronics and Haptic Interfaces Lab at Rice University

Education:

Bachelors of Science Mechanical Engineering- Rice University 2016

Research Interests:
Modular Multi Agent Control, Control Systems

Hobbies:
Ultimate Frisbee, Soccer (watching and playing), Golf, Fifa


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Kyle Volle

Title:
Graduate Research Assistant

Experience:
Graduate Teaching Assistant, Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology (2013-2014)

Education:

  • University of Kansas (BS in Mechanical Engineering 2012)
  • Washburn University (BS in Physics 2012)

Research Interests:
Distributed Optimal Control, Novel Morphing Air Vehicle Designs

Hobbies:
Rugby, Bad Horror Movies