Research in Industrial Projects for Students (RIPS) 2023 – Los Angeles

June 20 - August 18, 2023


We are proud to have the following sponsors for RIPS2023

The Aerospace Corporation

The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national-security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office and support all national-security space programs. We also apply more than 40 years of experience with space systems to projects for civil agencies like NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, commercial companies, universities, and some international organizations in the national interest. Our highly skilled technical people have focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our insight and involvement in space programs has significantly reduced the risk of launch failure and increased both satellite endurance and performance. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.


AMD designs and integrates technology that powers millions of intelligent devices, including personal computers, game consoles and cloud servers that define the new era of surround computing.

Air Force Research Laboratory

The Air Force Research Laboratory is a global technical enterprise, boasting some of the best and brightest leaders in the world. We are Revolutionary, Relevant, and Responsive to the Warfighter. We defend America by unleashing the unconquerable power of scientific and technical innovation. Our mission is leading the discovery, development, and integration of affordable warfighting technologies for our air, space, and cyberspace force.

Artificial Genius, Inc.

Artificial Genius, Inc. is a start-up company that focuses on creating novel solutions to problems using new approaches to AI to achieve high level goals without massive training data.


IBM’s corporate mission is to lead in the creation, development and manufacture of the industry’s most advanced information technologies, including computer systems, software, networking systems, storage devices and microelectronics.

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory has a mission of strengthening the United States’ security through development and application of world-class science and technology to enhance the nation’s defense, reduce the global threat from terrorism and weapons of mass destruction, and respond with vision, quality, integrity and technical excellence to scientific issues of national importance.

Relay Therapeutics

Relay Therapeutics is a clinical-stage precision medicine company that sits at the intersection of computational and experimental technologies. Relay is focused on making small molecule medicines against precision medicine targets with our objective being to make the discovery of medicine both more efficient and effective. Relay Therapeutics was built upon unparalleled insights into protein motion and how this dynamic behavior relates to protein function. These insights are driven by Relay’s Dynamo platform, which integrates an array of leading-edge experimental and computational approaches and enables the company to effectively drug protein targets that have previously been intractable or inadequately addressed.


SAP or System Applications and Products in Data Processing is the market leader in enterprise application software. SAP helps companies of all sizes and in all industries run better by redefining ERP and creating networks of intelligent enterprises that provide transparency, resiliency, and sustainability across supply chains. SAP’s suite of applications and services enables the customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and make a difference worldwide.


Toyota is a car manufacturing company that commits itself through research and technology to create mobility solutions for future societal problems. It is focused in creating new tools and capabilities focused on improving human conditions, experience of mobility, and exploring potential changes in societal needs and people’s behavior.