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Cagri Kilic

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Kilic is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow in the WVU Navigation Laboratory (NavLab). During his Ph.D. studies, Kilic researched space robotics localization applications using terramechanics relations with inertial sensors. His current research focuses on computationally efficient and verifiable state-estimation techniques, emphasizing cooperative localization, perception and planning of aerial robots. Kilic is a past recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship, WVU Statler Fellowship and Caltech's NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory JVSRP Fellowship.


Ph.D., Aerospace Engineering, West Virginia University 2021

M.Sc., Astronautical and Aeronautical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University 2015

B.S., Astronautical Engineering, Istanbul Technical University 2012