You can find information on my students, research,
teaching, and other things here. Just click on the buttons
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In addition to Aerospace Engineering, I am involved
with several other
at Penn State.
I am Director of
I'm very proud to say I won the
AIAA Software Engineering Award and Medal
in 2017, for "inspiration, innovation and enormous dedication to modernizing aerospace engineering education and research over several decades."
My current research involves:
(1) Developing hybrid cognitive systems for robots and unmanned vehicles,
(2) Incorporating emotions and temperament for robots,
(3) Artificial general intelligence,
and (4) Spiking neural networks and learning.
There is a complete list of my