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Liang Sun, PhD

Assistant Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering 
New Mexico State University 

Jett Hall Rm. 132
1040 S. Horseshoe Street
Las Cruces, NM 88003
Voice: (575) 646-4368
Email: lsun@nmsu.edu

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Professional Experience

  • Assistant Professor (August 2015 - present)
    Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
    New Mexico State University (NMSU)
  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow (April 2013 - August 2015)
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA)

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow (April 2013 - August 2014)
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    United States Air Force Academy (USAFA)

Eduction
  • Ph.D. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Brigham Young University (BYU), 2012. 
  • M.S. Electrical Engineering and Automation, Beihang University (BUAA), China, 2007. 
  • B.S. Electrical Engineering and Automation, Beihang University (BUAA), China, 2004. 

Research Interest

  • Unmanned systems, towed cable (tethered) systems, sensor network, cooperative estimation and control, Lyapunov-based nonlinear control, optimal control, localization and mapping.

To Prospective Students: 

  • Please send me an email with your detailed resume/CV attached. (GRE>=294, TOEFL(IBT)>=79, IELTS>=6.5).
  • Application deadlines.