Kim Luong graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering in May 2016. At USC, she worked in Dr. Veronica Eliasson's Shock Wave Lab and Dr. Nora Ayanian's ACT robotics lab. She is currently a 1st year Master student in Robotics at the University of Pennsylvania and is a graduate researcher in the Mod Lab. Her primary interests lie in aerial vehicles and controls. Outside of engineering, she is a competitive ballroom dancer.