Kanna Rajan

Autonomous systems technologies

Focused on building complex systems in software for decision-making for real world environments including for the harsh confines of space and the deep ocean.PI of NASA’s 1999 Deep Space, 2004 MAPGEN and 1999 NASA Software of the Year Award, 2002 NASA Public Service medal and the 2004 NASA Exceptional Service. 2005-2014 moved to MBARI in California focused on ocean autonomous systems technologies. Nowadays working on integrating oceanographic observations across space and time with Small Satellites, aerial, surface and underwater vehicles on NTNU (Norway) and FEUP (Portugal).