The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Inc.


University Researchers

Draper provides selective funding to university-based principal investigators who are pioneering research in fields that align with Draper’s core competencies. Our investment in these research programs not only provides us with a direct link to the most advanced research available, but also supports the next generation of engineers as they pursue graduate work in these university laboratories.

The Draper Laboratory University Research & Development (URAD) program sponsors advanced research on college campuses around the country.


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Our Culture

Our diverse and innovative workplace lets employees work on various projects and our educational programs.

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Ryan Prince
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Senior Member Technical Staff, Embedded Systems Group
John Irvine
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Laboratory Technical Staff, Information and Decision Systems
Lindsay Kaye
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Technical Staff, Model-Based Systems
Chris Yu
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Division Leader, Embedded Navigation and Sensor Systems Division