Michael Littman

Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Website: http://www.princeton.edu/~mlittman/

Office: E-Quad, D202A

Phone: 609-258-5198

Research interests: Automatic controls; tunable laser design; bio-mimic robotics; the terrestrial planet finder; design and control of a high contrast coronagraph; history of engineering


  • Faculty commended for outstanding teaching

  • Faculty commended for outstanding teaching

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    Faculty commended for outstanding teaching

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    Class of 2023 asked to apply fundamental knowledge to modern challenges

  • Students at 2018 welcome

    Class of 2022 urged to "get involved in challenges of our time"

  • Graduate students honored for excellence in teaching and service


  • Applied Physics

  • Robotics


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    Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

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    Keller Center for Innovation in Engineering Education

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    Princeton Materials Institute

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    Civil and Environmental Engineering