Christos Cassandras

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Professor (ECE, SE) and Head of the Division of Systems Engineering

  • Office PHO 425
  • Phone (617) 353-7154

Professor (ECE, SE) and
Head of the Division of Systems Engineering

  • Primary Appointment ECE
  • Education PhD, Harvard University, 1982
  • Additional Affiliations SE
    Center for Information and Systems Engineering
    Clean Energy and Environmental Sustainability Initiative
    Systems Engineering
  • Honors and Awards Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (1998-2009)
    Member, IEEE Control Systems Society Board of Governors
    Fellow, IEEE
    Lilly Fellow (1991)
    Fellow, IFAC
    IEEE Control Systems Technology Award (2011)
    Distinguished Member Award, IEEE Control Systems Society, (2006)
    Harold Chestnut Prize (IFAC Best Control Engineering Textbook), (1999)
    IEEE Distinguished Lecturer, (2001-2004)
    Department Editor, Journal of Discrete Event Dynamic Systems (1989 – present)
    Associate Editor, International Journal of Intelligent Computing and Cybernetics (2007-present)
    Associate Editor, International Journal of BioSciences and Technology (2008-present)
    Past Associate Editor, Automatica (1993-2002)
    Past Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (1991-1993)
    Past Editor, Technical Notes and Correspondence, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control(1994-1998)
    Honorary Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology
    Honorary Professor, Wuhan University of Science and Technology
    IBM/IEEE Smarter Planet Challenge competition, 2nd prize, student team led by Yanfeng Gang (2011)
    Kern Fellow (2012)
    President, IEEE Control Systems Society (2012)
    Plenary Speaker, 24th Chinese Control and Decision Conference (May 2012)
    Boston University Office of Technology Development Ignition Award (2012)
    Zhu Kezhan Award (2012)
  • Classes Taught SE/EC/ME 733 Discrete Event and Hybrid Systems
    EK 500 Probability and Statistical Methods
  • Areas of Interest discrete event and hybrid systems
    stochastic control and optimization
    computer and communication networks
    wireless sensor networks
    manufacturing systems
    supply chain management
    computer simulation
    command-control systems

Affiliation: Administration & Staff (SE), Primary Faculty (ECE), Primary Faculty (SE),