Part of the Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences - Proceedings Series
This book celebrates Professor Mathukumalli Vidyasagar's outstanding achievements in systems, control, robotics, statistical learning, computational biology, and allied areas. The contributions in the book summarize the content of invited lectures given at the workshop Emerging Applications of Control and Systems Theory (EACST17) held at the University of Texas at Dallas in late September 2017 in honor of Professor Vidyasagar's seventieth birthday. These contributions are the work of twenty-eight distinguished speakers from eight countries and are related to Professor Vidyasagar's areas of research. This Festschrift volume will remain as a permanent scientific record of this event.
|Publication date:||25th February 2018|
|Publisher:||Springer International Publishing AG|
|Categories:||Cybernetics & systems theory, Automatic control engineering,|
Mathukumalli Vidyasagar was born in Guntur, India on September 29, 1947. He received the B.S., M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from the University of Wisconsin in Madison, in 1965, 1967 and 1969 respectively. Between 1969 and 1989, he was a Professor of Electrical Engineering at Marquette University, Milwaukee (1969-70), Concordia University, Montreal (1970-80), and the University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada (1980-89). In 1989 he returned to India as the Director of the newly created Centre for Artificial Intelligence and Robotics (CAIR) in Bangalore, under the Ministry of Defence, Government of India. Between 1989 and 2000, he built up CAIR into a leading research laboratory with ...More About Roberto Tempo