Members of the UCSD Flow Control & Coordinated Robotics Labs

Below is our most recent group photo, taken June 6, 2011. Click here for older group photos.

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Legend

(PhD, MS, BS, Director/Mascots):

Back row: (LIDAR) Eliot Helms; (Dyno) Monique Goeders, Joshua Munoz, Farzad Kharazi, Michael Kaplan; (TopBot) Mark Jones, Brandon Mueller, Joe Park, Colin Benson, Kris Konrath, (Sicilian) Daniel Yang, Ky Woodard

Middle row: David Zhang, Chris Colburn, Paul Belitz, Brett Nadler, Chris Schmidt-Wetekam, Nick Morozovsky, Tom Bewley, Steven Besendorfer, David Adams, Yoshio Tsuruta, Jin Chen, Ben Sams

Front row: CJ, Checkers

Hovering menacingly over the library: Gubbeguy

Hiding in the bushes, wearing our lab's famous cloak of invisibility: (prepping for double trouble) Andrew Cavender, (sleeping in) Saam Ostovari; (learning Italian) Kim Wright; (flapping UAV) Anand Vaidya; (TopBot) Jaron Scott; (Dyno) Robert Moroto; (iSee) Everardo Maya.

PhD Students of the Flow Control Lab


Robert Krohn (underactuated control of balloons in hurricanes and floats in oceans)
Joe Cessna (HEnS, structured computational interconnects)
Paul Belitz (labdogs, alphadogs; derivative-free optimization)
Chris Colburn (turbulence estimation, estimation leveraging game theory)
David Zhang (TAO, UAV trajectory optimization in volcanic ash plumes, MPDest)

PhD Students of the Coordinated Robotics Lab


Andrew Cavender (iceCube, topBot, iCycle)
Chris Schmidt-Wetekam (iHop, RunningMan, Switchblade)
Nick Morozovsky (Switchblade)
Brett Nadler (distance calibrated vision systems)
Saam Ostovari (MPDopt, flapping/sweeping UAV)

Alumni of the Flow Control & Coordinated Robotics Labs

(Where are you now?? Please contact us (bewley at ucsd dot edu) to help keep this list current!)

Dr. Peter Blossey
Prof. Patricia Cathalifaud
Prof. Laura Cervio
Dr. Mattias Chevalier (CFD Engineer, Scania)
Jeremiah DiMatteo (Engineer, Northrop Grumman)
Matt Grinberg
Sierra (Hampton) Kinney (Controls Engineer, General Atomics)
Prof. Jrme Hpffner
Dr. Markus Hgberg (Senior Scientist, ABB)
Robert Hughes (Engineer, Applied Research Associates)
Dr. Anish Karandikar (Application Support Engineer, MathWorks)
Prof. Eric Lauga
Prof. Haoxiang Luo
Kassi Marshall
Dr. Fulvio Martinelli
Joseph Moore
Prof. Bartosz Protas
Mark Ramirez
Michael Sankur
Alexandre Spiteri
Sean Summers
David Szeto
Prof. Catalin Trenchea