Kyriakos G. Vamvoudakis - Research Group

Current PhD Students

 

Aris Kanellopoulos
Cyber-physical security for smart and autonomous systems.
Alma mater: National Technical University of Athens, Greece

 

Prachi Pratyusha Sahoo
Assured and safe intermittent autonomy.
Alma mater: Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

 

Lijing Zhai
Architectures for hardening security in autonomous systems.
Alma mater: Beihang University, China

 

Nick-Marios Kokolakis
Pursuit-evasion games and geofencing.
Alma mater: University of Patras, Greece

 

Filippos Fotiadis
Non-equilibrium learning for security and stealthiness.
Alma mater: Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

 

Jose Messias Magalhaes Junior
Morphing vehicles and physics informed learning.
Alma mater: Technological Institute of Aeronautics, Brazil

 

Joshua Netter
Urban air mobility and motion planning.
Alma mater: Georgia Institute of Technology, USA

 

George Kontoudis
Online motion planning and underwater robotics.
Alma mater: National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Jointly with Daniel J. Stilwell.

Current MS Students

  • Vansh Kareer, Trajectory planning using environmental modeling.
    Alma mater: Georgia Tech

  • Zelin Hu, Q-learning and humans-in-the-loop.
    Alma mater: University of California, Irvine

  • Yoobin Kim, Shape morphing.
    Alma mater: Georgia Tech

  • Danish Hussain, UAV spoofing mechanisms.
    Alma mater: University of Texas, Austin

  • Dylan Staatz, Motion planning for blind robots.
    Alma mater: Kansas State University

  • Aqib Syed, Shape morphing.
    Alma mater: Georgia Tech

  • Angelo Petrolino, Perception and reinforcement learning.
    Alma mater: San Jose State University

  • Evan Hammac, Air to air electrical refueling.
    Alma mater: Arizona State University

Current Undergraduate Students

Current Visitors

Alumni

  • Zirui Xu, 2018-2020
    Master project: Motion planning with moving obstacles.
    Alma mater: Northeastern University, Shenyang, China
    Current position: PhD student at the University of Maryland, College Park

  • Joshua Netter, 2018-2020
    Master project: Moving target defense for drones.
    Alma mater: Georgia Tech
    Current position: PhD student at Georgia Tech

  • Pavan Kumar Gundu, 2017-2019
    Master thesis: High-speed platooning of UGVs using an intermittent learning algorithm.
    Alma mater: IIT Madras, India
    Current position: ADAS Research Engineer at Ford Motor Company
    Jointly with Ryan Gerdes.

  • Maria Grammatopoulou, 2018
    Master project: Resilient predictive Q-learning for IoT.
    Alma mater: Technical University of Crete, Greece
    Current position: Logistics Engineer at Transplace
    Jointly with Nathan Lau.

  • George Kontoudis, 2016-2018
    Master thesis: Design and development of anthropomorphic, adaptive robot hands for robust grasping, and dexterous, in-hand manipulation.
    Alma mater: National Technical University of Athens, Greece
    Current position: PhD student at Virginia Tech
    Jointly with Tomonari Furukawa.

Former Post-doctoral Fellows and Visitors

  • Sofia Karamintziou, 2017 (PhD from National Technical University of Athens, Greece; Placement: Associate at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, as of September 2017)