Naomi Leonard elected Fellow of the International Federation of Automatic Control,(IFAC).
Professor Naomi Ehrich Leonard, was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.
"In a flock with 1,200 birds, it is clear that not every bird will be able to keep track of the other 1,199 birds, so an important question is 'who is keeping track of whom?'" said Leonard, Princeton's Edwin S. Wilsey Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering.
Princeton seniors David Clifton and David Heinz spent a summer testing a robot called the "beluga" in engineering professor Naomi Leonard's laboratory.