Karen Feigh Professor and Associate Chair for Research Georgia Institute of Technology

Karen Feigh iis a professor and associate chair for research at the Daniel Guggenheim School of Aerospace Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Feigh’s expertise is in flight mechanics and controls, and the aeronautical engineering multidisciplinary research areas of robotics, autonomy, and human interactions. Feigh has experience in fast-time air traffic simulation, conducting ethnographic studies of airlines and fractional ownership operation control centers, designing expert systems for air traffic control towers and NextGen concepts, and conducting human-in-the-loop experiments for concept validation. Feigh is a member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Zonta International; received the Wilbur and Orville Wright Graduate Award; and was an Amelia Earhart Fellow, a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow, and a Marshall Scholar. Dr. Feigh received a Ph.D. in industrial and systems engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.