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Extreme Environment Robotics Group

Chris Yahnker, P.E.
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Biography (more>>)
Chris Yahnker joined JPL in 2015 after spending almost 20 years in industry.

Education (more>>)
Masters of Mechanical Engineering - Johns Hopkins University
Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering - North Carolina State University

Professional Experience (more>>)
2015-Present: Robotics Engineer @ JPL
2014-2015: VP of Product Development & Engineering @ WET Design
2012 - 2014: Program Manager @ Evatran
2009 - 2012: Chief Engineer, Maritime Systems @ iRobot
2006 - 2009: Principal Engineer @ Insight Product Development
2004 - 2006: Design Engineer @ Pentair
1997 - 2004: Project Engineer @ DeWALT
1995 - 1997: Co-op with Siemens Energy & Automation

Research Interests (more>>)
Autonomous underwater vehicles

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