Head of the lab

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Prof. Tal Shima

Phone:  04-829-2705

Research Scientists

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Dr. Vladimir Turetzky

Phone:  04-829-2307
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Dr. Martin Weiss

Phone:  04-829-2705

Current Members

Lab engineer

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Daniel Weinfeld

Phone:  04-829-1860/054-4925356

Ph.D. Students

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Gleb Merkulov

Ph.D. student (direct track), Aerospace Engineering, Technion, since 2018 Engineer (cum laude), Faculty of Control Systems, Informatics, and Power Engineering, Moscow Aviation Institute, 2013-2018
Phone:  053-229-3392
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Bhargav Jha

Ph.D. (Direct Track), Aerospace Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology
Phone:  058-045-9000

M.Sc. Students

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Naor Moadav


Lab staff

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Ori Einy

Phone:  054-237-5882
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Meshi Blum

Phone:  050-572-1519
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Liran Goshen

Phone:  054-722-3250

Former Members

Post-Doctoral Fellows

Name Years E-mail Website Current Position
Dr. Twinkle Tripathy 2017-2020 Link Assistant Professor,
Indian Institute of Technology,
Dr. Zheng Chen 2017-2018 Link Associate Professor equivalent rank,
School of Aeronautics and Astronautics,
Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China
Dr. Robert Fonod 2015-2017 Link Graduate Student,
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign,
Computer Science in Data Science (MCS-DS) track
Dr. Shashi Ranjan Kumar 2015-2017
Link Assistant Professor,
Department of Aerospace Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, India
Dr. Pantelis Isaiah 2012-2015 Senior Analyst at the Bank of Montreal
Dr. Joel George Manathara 2011-2012 Link Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering,
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, India
Dr. Ashwini Ratnoo 2009-2012 Link Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering,
Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India

Ph.D. Students

Name Years Description
Dr. Ronny Tsalik 2019 Optimal Guidance and Control for Imposing Impact Angle and Time
Dr. Arie Shraiber 2019 Development and Implementation of Robust Roll-Over Avoidance Control Algorithms for a Four-wheeled Laboratory Vehicle
Dr. Levy Maital 2017 Full-State Autopilot and Guidance for Multi-Input Multi-Output Missile Engagements
Dr. Hayoun Shmuel Yonatan 2017 Cooperative Strategies and Capture Zones in Multi-Player Pursuit-Evasion Games
Dr. Vitaly Shaferman 2011 Cooperative Tracking and Guidance for Autonomous Aerial Vehicles

M.Sc. Students

Name Years Description
Hadad Aron 2021 Moving Target Interception with a Quadrotor using Classical Guidance
Zadka Benjamin 2020 Cyclic Pursuit for Simultaneous Target Interception
Tan Zheng Wen 2018 Optimal Target Defensive Strategies Against Multiple Pursuers
Tsukerman Alexander 2018 Trajectory Planning and Guidance for Civil Autonomous Aerial Refueling
Gottlieb Yoav 2017 Task Assignment and Motion Planning in the Presence of Obstacles
Tchuiev Vladimir 2017 Optimal Pursuit with Rapidly Exploring Random Trees
Balhance Nadav 2017 Cooperative Guidance Law for Intra-salvo Tracking
Yasovitch Sharon 2016 Rapidly Exploring Random Trees for Guidance of Autonomous Vehicles
Epstein Chen 2015 Traveling Salesman Problem for Dubins Vehicle
Pryluk Raviv 2014 Guidance Based Target Allocation Algorithm for Defending from a Salvo Attack
Meyer Yizhaq 2014 Cooperative Guidance for Simultaneous Impact Time
Prokopov Oleg 2013 Linear Quadratic Optimal Cooperative Strategies for Active Aircraft Protection
Reisner Daniel 2013 Guidance of an Accelerating Exo-Atmospheric Interceptor Missile
Taub Ilan 2013 Optimal Trajectory Shaping Guidance of Time-Varying Acceleration-Constrained Missiles
Perelman Andrey 2011 Cooperative Pursuit-Evasion Strategies in Missile Interception Engagements
Cons Matthew 2011 Integrating Task and Motion Planning for Unmanned Aerial Vehicles
Moran Yehuda 2011 Info-Gap Approach for Micro UAV Helicopter Motion Planning under Severe Uncertainty
Alkaher David 2010 Cooperative Guidance for Duo Interceptors
Sisso Itay 2009 Info-Gap Approach to Multi Uninhabited Aerial Vehicles Control under Severe Uncertainty
Atir Ronen 2009 Target Maneuver Adaptive Guidance Law for a Bounded Acceleration Missile
Edison Eugene 2009 Task Assignment and Path Optimization for Cooperating Uninhabited Aerial Vehicles


Name Year
Douglas Kaiser 2016
Or Hershfield 2017
Dor Gonda 2018
Ujjwal Gupta 2021