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Huy Trong Tran

Huy Trong Tran
Huy Trong Tran
Research Assistant Professor
(217) 300-3257
319J Talbot Laboratory

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Education

  • Ph.D. in Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, December 2015
  • M.S. in Aerospace Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, May 2014
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI, May 2010
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC, Magna Cum Laude May 2008

Academic Positions

  • Visiting Scholar, Air Force Institute of Technology, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, May 2018 - June 2018.
  • Research Assistant Professor, Applied Research Institute, Jan. 2017 - present (0%)
  • Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Jan. 2017 - present (100%)
  • Adjunct Research Assistant Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Dec. 2016 - Jan. 2017 (0%)

Other Professional Employment

  • Sr. Multi-Disciplinary Systems Engineer, The MITRE Corporation, Bedford MA, Jan. 2016 - Jan. 2017

Major Consulting Activities

  • Consultant for The MITRE Corporation, Feb. 2017-Sept. 2017

Resident Instruction

  • AE 199 Aerospace Computing (Spring 2020, Fall 2020).
  • AE 498 CSE/CSO Computational Systems Engineering (Spring 2017, Spring 2019).
  • AE 443 Aerospace Systems Design II (Spring 2018).
  • AE 442 Aerospace Systems Design I (Fall 2017).
  • AE 202 Introduction to Flight Mechanics (Fall 2018, Fall 2019).

Research Interests

  • Autonomy
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Machine Learning
  • Network Science
  • Graph Theory
  • Optimization
  • Systems Design
  • Systems Engineering and System-of-Systems

Selected Articles in Journals

Articles in Conference Proceedings

Courses Taught

  • AE 199 - Aerospace Computing
  • AE 202 - Aerospace Flight Mechanics
  • AE 443 - Aerospace Systems Design II
  • AE 498 - Comp Methods for Sys Engr
  • AE 498 - Special Topics