• Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, May 2018

  • Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
    M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, December 2014

  • Beihang University (BUAA), Beijing, China
    B.S. in Aeronautical Science and Engineering, July 2012


  • The Grants Research and Enterprise Writing fellowship, SDSU, 2019

  • Purdue College of Engineering Outstanding Research Award, 2018

  • John L. and Patricia R. Rich Scholarship at Purdue University, 2017

Academic Experience

  • Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Department, San Diego State University, August 2018 - Onward

  • Adjunct Professor, Computational Science Research Center, San Diego State University, Jan 2019 - Onward

  • Research Assistant, School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Purdue University, August 2013 - May 2018

Industry Experience

  • Research Scientist in Control TuSimple, May 2018 - Aug 2018, autonomous truck control and modeling

  • Research Intern, TuSimple, May 2017 - Aug 2017, autonomous vehicle control and modeling

Professional Affiliations

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA), Member.

  • Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), Member.

  • Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), Member