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Nick Wiltsie is currently an engineer in the Extreme Environment Robots group. Since joining the lab in Fall of 2012, he has worked tasks relating to comet surface sampling, robotic adhesion and climbing, and active vehicle suspensions.
He received his BS and MS in Mechanical Engineering from MIT in 2010 and 2012, respectively. His graduate work focused on controllable robotic adhesion using magneto-rheological fluid.
2012 MS Mech. Eng. MIT
2010 BS Mech. Eng. MIT
2013-Present: Robotics Mechanical Engineer, JPL
2010-2012: Research Assistant, MIT Robotic Mobility Group
2009: Hardware Intern, Digilab Inc.
2008: Software Intern, Vecna Technologies.