Last update: August 14, 2021

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Pakpong Chirarattananon
Principal Investigator pakpongc@cityu.edu.hk

Pakpong Chirarattananon received his Bachelor and Master degrees from University of Cambridge, UK, and a Ph.D. degree from Harvard University under the supervision of Professor Robert Wood in 2014. His graduate work was centered on the dynamics and control for insect-scale flapping-wing robots. In December 2014, he joined the Department of Mechanical and Biomedical Engineering as an Assistant Professor and founded the Robotic and Intelligent Systems Laboratory at City University of Hong Kong. Dr Chirarattananon is broadly interested in applying control and dynamic system theories to study aerial and biologically-inspired robotic systems. He has published in Science, Nature, Science Robotics, and has been nominated as finalists for several awards from recognized international robotic conferences.

Doctoral Students
Songnan Bai
Runze Ding
Kaixu Dong
Huaiyuan Jia
Shixin Tan
Ting Wang (co-supervision with Prof Hongqiang Wang from SUSTECH)
Heng Xie
Jihao Xu
Shangkun Zhong


Alumni
Xinyu Cai, MPhil, 2020 (PhD at Singapore University of Technology and Design).
Qingning He, undergraduate, 2020 (MSc at Imperial College).
Yi-Hsuan Hsiao, undergraduate and research assistant, 2021 (PhD at MIT EECS).
Supanat Kamtue, research assistant, 2016 (PhD at Durham University).
Zhiwei Li, PhD, 2019.
Dezhi Liang, MSc, 2018.
Bingguo Mu, PhD, 2020.
Mark L. F. Padilla, exchange research student, 2018 (De La Salle University, Philippines).
Muhammad Shahzain Riaz, undergraduate, 2017 (PhD at UCLA).
Jing Shu, undergraduate, 2019 (MPhil at Chinese University of Hong Kong).
Sompol Suntharasantic, research assistant, 2017 (HiveGround).