Yuening is a second-year graduate student from the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence lab at MIT. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor. She works in the Model-based Embedded and Robotic Systems group where she focuses on distributed decision making under multi-agent context. She is interested in providing automated solutions to make the team coordination smooth and robust. On this cruise, she is particularly interested in understanding how the team members interact and negotiate with each other to accomplish a complicated task , and how automated systems could assist this coordination process. 

Outside of work, Yuening enjoys dancing, exercising and is always looking for good food to eat.