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Emily Jensen

emilyjensen@ucsb.edu .


Emily Jensen received a B.S. Degree in Engineering Mathematics & Statistics from the University of California, Berkeley in 2015, after which she worked as a research assistant in the Department of Computing & Mathematical Sciences at Caltech. She received a Ph.D. degree in the Electrical & Computer Engineering department at the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) with a focus in Optimal Distributed Control in 2020. She is the recipient of the UC Regents’ Graduate Fellowship (2016), and of the Zonta Amelia Earhart Fellowship (2019). Her research interests include

Current Research Projects:

  • Localized Control of PDEs
  • Structured Controller Design in the context of System Level Synthesis

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In my spare time I volunteer at the teen center of Girls Inc. of Santa Barbara. I also enjoy yoga, painting, crocheting, and hiking with my dog Paisley.