Negar Mehr

Negar Mehr
Negar Mehr
Assistant Professor
319D Talbot Laboratory

For more information


  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2013.
  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, 2019

Academic Positions

  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Aeronautics and Astronautics, Stanford University, 2020

Research Statement

Negars's research is devoted to developing algorithms that allow autonomous systems to go beyond single-agent systems and operate in multi-agent scenarios

Research Interests

  • Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
  • Space Systems
  • Dynamical Systems and Estimation
  • Controls


  • The IEEE ITSS Best Ph.D. Dissertation Award, First Prize
  • Rising Star in EECS, Aerospace and CEE
  • First prize for the ITSC Best Student Paper Award

Recent Courses Taught

  • AE 100 AD1 (AE 100 AD2, AE 100 AL1, AE 100 ONL) - Intro to Aerospace Engineering
  • AE 504 - Optimal Aerospace Systems
  • AE 599 NM - Thesis Research