Lynette Jones

Lynette Jones
Senior Research Scientist
Mechanical Engineering

Lynette Jones is a Senior Research Scientist in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT. She has contributed extensively to the area of haptics, tactile and thermal displays, and sensorimotor control of the hand. Her research group at MIT has built a number of tactile and thermal displays that have been used in research conducted by both academic and industrial organizations. Dr. Jones has served on numerous national committees including the Committee on Space Biology and Medicine of the National Research Council. She is the Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Transactions on Haptics and Associate Editor of Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments.