CONTROL SEMINAR SERIES (Fall 2014)
The University of Michigan

College of Engineering


Sponsored by
Bosch, Eaton, Ford, Toyota, and the MathWorks

 

Fridays 3:30 - 4:30 p.m.

Rm. 1500 EECS Building

 

 

September 12:

Professor Dimitra Panagou, University of Michigan, Department of Aerospace Engineering, "Multi-objective Control Problems for Multi-Robot system in Constrained Environments: A set-theoretic Formulation".

Abstract


September 19:

Professor Jesse Hoagg, University of Kentucky, Department of Mechanical Engineering, "Control-Systems Approach to Modeling Human Control Strategies and Human Learning".
Abstract

 

September 26:

Dr. Derek Caveney, Toyota Technical Center, Integrated Vechicle Systems Department, "Future Automated and Connected Driving Technologies from Toyota".
Abstract

 

October 3:

Bob Skelton, Professor Emeritus, University of California– San Diego, Integrating Structure and Control Design using the Tensegrity Paradigm".
Abstract


October 10:

Lauro Ojeda, Assistant Research Scientist, University of Michigan, Department of Mechanical Engineering. "Unobtrusive Monitoring for Individuals Using Inertial Systems".

Abstract


October 17:

Professor Behcet Acikmese, The University of Texas at Austin, Department of Aerospace Engineering and Engineering Mechanics, "Duality for Convexification of Autonomous Control Problems".
Abstract



October 24:

Bruce Francis, Professor Emeritus, University of Toronto, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, "The Robot Rendezvous Problem".
Abstract


October 31:

Dr. Dimitar Filev, Ford Motor Company, Research and Advanced Engineering, "Evolving Embedded Systems and their Vehicle Applications".
Abstract


November 7:

Professor Jason Corso, University of Michigan, Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, "From Motion to Actor and Action Inference in Unconstrained Video".
Abstract


November 14:

Professor Louis L. Whitcomb, Chair of Department of Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, "Advances in Underwater Robotic Vehicles for Oceanographic Exploration in Extreme Environments".
Abstract


November 21:

Azad Ghaffari, University of Michigan, Department of Mechanical Engineering, "Extremum Seeking for Wind and Solar Energy".
Abstract
 

December 5:

Professor Sayan Mitra, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Department of Computer Science, "From Simulations to Verification of Cyberphysical Systems and Applications".
Abstract

 


 

 

For more information please contact:

 

Professor James Freudenberg

email:  jfr@umich.edu

 

and

 

Professor Kira Barton

email: bartonkl@umich.edu

 

 


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