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Russell Smith

Address:

4800 Oak Grove Drive
M/S 82-105
Pasadena, CA 91101

Phone:

818.354.0157

Fax:

818.393.3254

Member of:

347A - Robotic Actuation and Sensing

Russell Smith

Member of Technical Staff

Biography

Russell Smith joined JPL in August 2014, shortly after completing a BS in Mechanical Engineering at the California Institute of Technology.

Education

BS Mechanical Engineering; California Institute of Technology, June 2014

Professional Experience

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

Research Interests

Controlled Adhesion, Compliant Mechanisms, Manipulator Kinematics