Aerospace Controls Laboratory

Recent News

Professor Jon How to be inducted into the University of Toronto's Engineering Hall of Distinction

The Engineering Alumni Network of Professor Jon How’s undergraduate alma mater, University of Toronto, recently announed his induction into its Engineering Hall of Distinction. This award is reserved for extraordinary alumni for their lifelong accomplishments. The induction ceremony is scheduled for November 2022.

ACL Work on Multi-agent Information Gathering Featured in MIT News

Link to MIT News article.

Learning-based Planning and Control: Opportunities and Challenges (Professor Jon How Caltech Talk)

ACL Work on Robustness to Adversarial Inputs in Reinforcement Learning Featured in MIT News and IEEE Spectrum

Link to MIT News article.

Link to IEEE Spectrum article.

Professor Jon How is Elected Member of the National Academy of Engineering in 2021

In recognition for “contributions to decision-making and control of intelligent autonomous aerospace vehicles,” Professor Jon How was elected to membership in the National Academy of Engineering in 2021, along with 105 others. Academy membership honors those who have made outstanding contributions to “engineering research, practice, or education, including, where appropriate, significant contributions to the engineering literature” and to “the pioneering of new and developing fields of technology, making major advancements in traditional fields of engineering, or developing/implementing innovative approaches to engineering education.”

ACL Students' Advice on Graduate School

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These videos highlight graduate school as a parallel option to industry jobs after graduation. Current students answer some common questions about graduate school.

We especially hope this is beneficial for those without many peers in graduate school, and it could be an avenue toward increasing diversity in our community.