Yunfan Gao received a bachelor's degree in Electronic Engineering from Fudan University, Shanghai, China in 2019. She took her master's study in Robotics, Systems and Control at ETH Zurich, and graduated in January 2022. Since March 2022 she is an industrial PhD student at Bosch Research under the supervision of Prof. Moritz Diehl. She is also an associated fellow of the Marie-Curie project ELO-X. Her PhD topic is "Safety and Robustness in Mobile Robot Motion Planning”.