Aerospace Controls Laboratory

Georges Aoude


gaoude [at] mit [dot] edu


  • Ph.D. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT, 2011
  • S.M. in Aeronautics and Astronautics, MIT, 2007
  • B.Eng. in Computer Engineering, MIT, 2005

Research Interests

  • Path Planning under Uncertainty for Autonounous Vehicles
  • Intention Prediction and Application to Manned and Unmanned Vehicles
  • Threat Asessment for Driver Assistance Systems
  • Approximate Algorithms in Game Theory
  • Spacecraft Formation Flying and Application to SPHERES Micro-Satellites


  • The PHD Scholarship from the Fonds Québécois de la Recherche sur la Nature et les Technologies (FQRNT), MIT, 2007-2010
  • The PHD Scholarship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), MIT, 2007-2010
  • The Masters FQRNT Scholarship, McGill, 2005-2007
  • The Masters NSERC Scholarship, McGill, 2005-2007
  • The Undergraduate Research Award granted by government of Canada to exceptional undergrad student, 2003, 2004
  • Kenneth Young Lochhead Scholarship awarded to an undergrad student who secures high scholastic standing in the Faculty of Engineering, McGill, 2003
  • CMC Electronics Inc. Scholarship awarded to an outstanding student in computer engineering, McGill, 2002