nisar
Assistant Professor
Research and Engineering Center for Unmanned Vehicles (RECUV)

Office Location: ECAE 175

Focus Area

Vehicle Systems

Education

Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering (Dynamics, Systems and Controls), Cornell University, 2012
M.S., Mechanical Engineering (Dynamics, Systems and Controls), Cornell University, 2009
B.S., Engineering, The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, 2006

Professional Experience

2014-present, Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado
2013-2014, Visiting Assistant Professor, Aerospace Engineering Sciences, University of Colorado
2012-2014, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Cornell University

Awards

2014 ASEE Air Force Summer Faculty Fellowship
2011 AIAA Guidance, Navigation and Control Conference Best Paper Award
2008-2011 National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship

Research Interests

Collaborative human and autonomous robot vehicle systems; dynamic state estimation and sensor fusion; supervisory control and decentralized coordination in networked systems; statistical system identification, machine learning and artificial intelligence for aerospace applications