The Autonomous Physics Group is a group of scientists, engineers, and biologists who develop mathematical models for the physics involved in autonomy, understanding biological autonomous and extend to engineered systems. APG is located at Oklahoma State University and led by Imraan A. Faruque.

June 2021: Several funded postdoctoral, research engineer, and graduate positions are available for well-qualified applicants. Click here to explore current opportunities.

Lab group summer

PhD students

Arif Billah

Ishriak Ahmed

Saiful Islam

Mehdi Yadipour

MS Students

Christian Coletti

Ujjval Patel

Christian Griffith

Mann Mansy


Madison Eulberg

Patrick Williams

Matthew Petty

Nathan Baker

Levi Penwell

Ethan Lane

Jordan Taylor

Tim Runnels

Mann Mansy


Brandon White, MS

Utsav Saxena, MS

Mac MacFarlane, PhD


  • Ethan Lane (BS 2021)

  • Zachary Yap (BS 2021)

  • Jordan Taylor (BS 2020)

  • Mann Mansy (BS 2020)

  • Tim Runnels (BS 2020)

  • Laura Klett (BS 2020)

  • Nick Kostreski (BS 2012, MS 2014)

Lab director

Prof. Imraan A. Faruque. See About page.

Prospective members

If you are interested in joining the lab, see our current opportunities.

Affiliated faculty

Arvind Santhanakrishnan

Rushikesh Kamalapurkar

Richard Gaeta

Andy Arena