Russell Smith joined JPL in August 2014, shortly after completing a BS in Mechanical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology.
BS Mechanical Engineering; California Institute of Technology, June 2014
Summers of 2011-12
- SURF Internship at JPL, design and manufacture of a high altitude package return fixed wing drone
Summer 2013 - Winter 2013
- SURF Internship at JPL, design and manufacture of a small body sampling device
Controlled Adhesion, Compliant Mechanisms, Manipulator Kinematics