John Kegelman, Graduate Student, Dynamic Design Lab
John Kegelman is a Ph.D. student in Mechanical Engineering at Stanford University in the Dynamic Design Lab under Professor Chris Gerdes. He designs the sensing systems for the Revs Program vehicles with a focus on integrating inertial measurements, GPS, and video. As a teenager Kegelman repaired small engines to sustain his lawn care business. He purchased his own car at sixteen and enjoyed the maintenance and repair projects that came with it, including a complete rebuild of the manual transmission.