Rajnikant Sharma received the B.E. degree in electrical engineering from the University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, India, in 2003, the M.E. degree in aerospace engineering from the Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, in 2005, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering in 2011 from the Brigham Young University, Provo, UT. Since August 2013, he has been with the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at Utah State University, Logan, UT, where he is currently an assitant professor. In 2011-2013 he was a postdoctoral fellow at Academy Center for UAS Research, US Air Force Academy, Colorado. In 2005-2007 he was a scientist B at the Center for Airborne Systems, Defense Research and Development Organization, Ministry of Defense, Bangalore, India.
His primary research interest are guidance, navigation, and control of unmanned aerial vehicles and multiple vehicle coordination, control, and localization. He is a member of the IEEE and of AIAA.
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