Jun Chen - Opening

Graduate Research opportunities

The group is seeking highly motived graduate student (Ph.D. and MS thesis) for research positions at San Diego State University (SDSU) in the Aerospace Engineering Department, in the area of guidance, navigation, and control with emphasis on autonomous systems. The research area includes computational optimal control, stochastic optimization, machine learning, distributed control and UAV traffic management.

The ideal candidate should have an undergraduate or graduate degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial, Computer Science or a closely related field of engineering and science. Candidates with good knowledge of optimal control, machine learning/reinforcement learning, convex optimization, modeling and simulation and UAVs are highly desired. Ability to write/execute code (Python, C++, Julia and Matlab) is also desirable. Selected candidates could start as soon as Spring 2020 or Fall 2020. Postdocs and visiting students/scholars are also welcome.

If interested, please feel free to email Prof. Jun Chen at jun.chen [@] sdsu [DOT] edu with an updated CV.

Undergraduate Research opportunities

The group is seeking enthusiastic undergraduate students who are interested in the area of machine learning/reinforcement learning, optimal control, UAVs, autonomous driving, and so on.

If interested, please contact Prof. Jun Chen at jun.chen [@] sdsu [DOT] edu