Multiple funded M.S. and Ph.D. student positions are available in the SMILE laboratory. Self-motivated students with interest in control systems, optimization, data analysis, distributed computing, ground robots or unmanned aerial vehicles are encouraged to apply. Candidates with strong theoretical background, rich hands-on experience and/or programming skills are highly considered. Research experience in aforementioned areas is a great plus. The successful Ph.D. candidates will join the joint doctorate program of Electrical and Computer Engineering departments at UC San Diego and San Diego State University.