October 16, 2015

Allen Hawkes

Allen will complete his M.S. in Robotics at Carnegie Mellon University in May 2016, with a research thesis focused on intelligent transportation systems. His research interests stem primarily from the future of transportation, both in the development of robotic agents and in the control of large-scale traffic systems. Allen graduated from Duke University with a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, where he also published papers in the areas of Electrical Engineering and Radio Frequency Metamaterials. He also has industry experience from work at a robotics startup, and hopes to join an autonomous car project following his Masters.

Research interests:

  1. Adaptive Traffic Control
  2. Connected and Autonomous Vehicles
  3. Planning and Scheduling
  4. Computer Vision

Other expertise:

  1. RF Antenna Engineering
  2. Mechanical Design + Testing


Email: ahawkes@cmu.edu
Phone: (919) 830-8654
RI webpage