Tim Wheeler is a graduate student of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University. He is a Ph.D. candidate under the mentorship of Dr. Mykel Kochenderfer of the Stanford Intelligent Systems Laboratory, applying decision making theory to the problem of automotive collision avoidance. Tim is a Burt and Deedee McMurtry fellow. He received his B.S. in aerospace engineering from U.C. San Diego in 2013.
Tim's research focuses on autonomous cars, particularly in designing robust collision avoidance algorithms and the tools for their rigorous analysis.