Eric Feron


      I am a Professor in the division of Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences and Engineering (program in Electrical Engineering) at KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology)

      I am a Professor in The School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech (Georgia Institute of Technology). I am currently on a 95% leave of absence

      I am a consulting Professor at Ecole Nationale de l'Aviation Civile (ENAC) with the Applied Mathematics, Computer Science and Automation Laboratory.

      I am an Associate researcher at Institut Suprieur de lAronautique et de lEspace (Suparo).

      My resume: (PDF file).

      What happened to my former students.

      I am an ambassador for the city of Toulouse, France.


      My Online Master of Science in Computer Science course on Cyber-Physical Systems


      To the aspiring PhD candidate: What's my PhD about?


For all KAUST-related matters, send mail to:

Prof. Eric Feron

eric dot feron at kaust dot edu dot sa

(physical address and phone number to follow)


For all Georgia Tech-related matters, send mail to:

Prof. Eric Feron, c/o Ms. Shari Tavares

feron at gatech dot edu

School of Aerospace Engineering
620 Cherry Street, NWAtlanta GA 30332-0150

Phone: 404 894 3062 - I do not listen to messages, try email instead
Here is a map to go to my TSRB office 432 at Georgia Tech

My books (in historical order)

1994                          2006                        2016

My other publications


My experimental research platforms (click on images for more information on the projects)



 NASA Armstrongs F-18 SRA (1995)            Boston Logan International airport (1998)


MITs Autonomous Helicopter (2001)         Edwards AFBs Autonomous Trio (2003)


Quansers and S.R. Halls 3 Degree of Freedom helicopter (2004)




New Yorks LaGuardia Airport (2009)                      San Francisco Airport (2015)




The Georgia Tech Robotarium (2016)        The reduced gravity laboratory (2017)



A natural wheel (2017)                                      The Immobotarium (2018)