CONTROL SEMINAR SERIES (FALL 2008)
THE UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN

COLLEGE OF ENGINEERING
with generous support from
Eaton,  Ford,  General Motors, Toyota and Whirlpool

Fridays 3:30 - 4:30 p.m. 1500 EECS Building


September 12:       Professor Vijay Kumar, University of Pennsylvania, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Applied Mechanics, “Architectures, Abstractions, and Algorithms for Large Teams of Robots”.

                   

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September 19:       Dr. Nital S. Patel, Intel Corporation,  “Some Open Problems in Semiconductor Manufacturing Control”.

                   

 (Abstract)


September 26:       Professor George Zhu, Michigan State University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, “Closed Loop Combustion Control of IC Engines”.

 

 (Abstract)


October 3:            Professor Silvio Savarese,  University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,  “3D Reconstruction, Perception and Recognition of Reflective Objects”.

                   

 (Abstract)


October 10:          Professor Jongeun Choi, Michigan State University, Department of Mechanical Engineering, “Distributed Learning and Cooperative Control of Multi-Agent Systems”.

                   

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October 17:          Professor  Mihailo Jovanovic, University of Minnesota, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, “Nonmodal Amplification of Disturbances in Channel Flows of Newtonian and Viscoelastic Fluids:  Implications for Transition and Control”.

 

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October 24:          Dr. Stefano Di Cairano, Ford Motor  Company, “Recent Advances in Model Predictive Control:  From Theory to Practice”.

                   

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October 31:          Professor Spyros  Reveliotis, Georgia Institute of Technology, School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, “Liveness-enforcing Supervision of Sequential Resource Allocation Systems”.

                   

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November 7:         Professor Rick Middleton, The Hamilton Institute, National University of Ireland Maynooth, Co. Kildare, Ireland, “RoboCop Soccer:  Systems and Control  Research and Applications in the Standard Platform League”. 

                   

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November 14:       Professor Ed Olson, University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science,  “Algorithms for an Autonomous Car”. 

                   

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November 21:       Professor Ann Rundell, Purdue University, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, “Robust System Identification and Control of Cellular Processes”.

                   

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December 5:         Dr. Hosam Fathy, University of Michigan, Department of Mechanical Engineering, “Progress Towards Battery Health-Conscious Plug-in Hybrid  Electric Vehicle Power Management Algorithms”.

                   

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For more information please contact:

Professor Kenn Oldham

email:  oldham@umich.edu

and

Professor Jing Sun

email:  jingsun@umich.edu


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