University of Texas at Austin

Yagiz Savas

Graduate Student Oden Institute

Biography

Yagiz Savas is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Aerospace Engineering at the University of Texas at Austin and a graduate research assistant at the autonomous systems group. He is broadly interested in the design of autonomous systems that have provable safety and performance guarantees. His recent research has been in the intersection of control theory, information theory, and formal methods, and focused on developing theory and algorithms for planning in uncertain, adversarial environments.

B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey
M.S. Aerospace Engineering, University of Texas, Austin