Laura Jarin-Lipschitz

Laura Jarin-Lipschitz


Laura is pursuing her PhD in Mechanical Engineering, advised by Dr. Vijay Kumar and Dr. Mark Yim.  She is interested in path planning, control, and design of autonomous aerial robots and multi-robot systems.

Laura graduated in 2016 with a S.B. in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Prior to starting at Penn, she worked on robotics research in the Control & Autonomous Systems Group at MIT Lincoln Laboratory.

Research Groups


Evaluating Robust, Perception Based Controllers with Quadrotors

Publisher IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS)

Autonomous inspection of a containment vessel using a micro aerial vehicle

Publisher Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)


Vijay Kumar

Nemirovsky Family Dean, SEAS

Laura Jarin-Lipschitz