Professor Eduardo Sontag Wins 2011 IEEE Control Systems Award

Each year the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers recommends a select group of recipients to receive the IEEE's most prestigious honors. This year the IEEE Board of Directors has named Professor Eduardo Sontag, the recipient of the 2011 IEEE Control Systems Award for "fundamental contributions to nonlinear systems theory and nonlinear feedback control".

Dr. Sontag is an IEEE Fellow. His research interests include Control Theory, Systems Biology and Theoretical Computer Science.

Professor Sontag is a member of the ECE Graduate Faculty and eligible to serve as the principal advisor for masters theses and doctoral dissertations in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.