Wassim M. Haddad

Wassim M. Haddad received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in mechanical engineering from Florida Tech in 1983, 1984, and 1987. Since 1994 he has been with the School of Aerospace Engineering at Georgia Tech, where he holds the rank of Professor, the David Lewis Chair in Dynamical Systems and Control, and Chair of the Flight Mechanics and Control Discipline. He also holds a joint Professor appointment with the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Georgia Tech. Dr. Haddad has made numerous contributions to the development of nonlinear control theory and its application to aerospace, electrical, and biomedical engineering. His transdisciplinary research in systems and control is documented in over 600 archival journal and conference publications, and 7 books in the areas of science, mathematics, medicine, and engineering. Dr. Haddad is an NSF Presidential Faculty Fellow; a member of the Academy of Nonlinear Sciences; an IEEE Fellow; and the recipient of the 2014 AIAA Pendray Aerospace Literature Award. His research is on nonlinear robust and adaptive control, nonlinear systems, large-scale systems, hierarchical control, hybrid systems, stochastic systems, thermodynamics, network systems, systems biology, and mathematical neuroscience.

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