Kimberly Oakes


Kimberly Oakes is a Lecturer at the Department of Electrical, Computer, and Systems Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Her research interests include control of robotic manipulators for large load manipulation in space applications and human-robot interaction. She received a dual Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering and Physics with Honors from Clarkson University in the USA in 2016. She received a Doctoral degree in Electrical Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI) in the USA in 2022.

Education & Training

BS in Electrical Engineering, Clarkson University, USA

BS in Physics, Clarkson University, USA

PhD in Electrical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA


Primary Research Focus
Robotics, Control Systems


Current Courses

ECSE 4530 - Digital Signal Processing

ECSE 4480 - Robotics 1

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