Sarah Bergbreiter, microroboticist, engineers robotic systems down to sub-millimeter size scales.
The faculty members' new rank will become effective on July 1.
His research interests are in the design and control of marine robots and mobile sensor networks, as well as cyber-physical systems theory.
UMERC is a multidisciplinary initiative dedicated to advancing the frontiers of energy science and technology.
Aerospace Engineering undergrads design winning solar electric propulsion (SEP)-powered space tug.