David Castañón


Professor (ECE, SE)

  • Office 8 St. Mary’s St Boston, MA 02215, Room 434
  • Phone (617) 353-9880

Professor (ECE, SE)

  • Primary Appointment Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1976
  • Additional Affiliations Division of Systems Engineering
    Center for Information and Systems Engineering
  • Honors and Awards President, IEEE Control Systems Society (CSS), 2008
    ECE Teaching Award, 2007
    CSS Distinguished Member Award, IEEE, 2006
    Air Force Advisory Board Member
    Associate Editor, Computational Optimization and Applications
    Former Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control
  • Classes Taught EK521 Parallel Computation for Engineering
    EC330 Applied Algorithms for Engineers
    EC381 Probability Theory in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    EC401 Signals and Systems
    EC402 Control Systems
    EC416 Introduction to Digital Signal Processing
    EC501 State Space Control
    EC505 Stochastic Processes
    EC/ME701 Opt & Robust Control
    EC702 Recursive Estimation and Optial Filtering
    EC719 Statistical Pattern Recognition
  • Research Areas stochastic control
    estimation optimization
    image understanding and parallel computation


Affiliation: Primary & Affiliated Faculty (ECE), Primary & Affiliated Faculty (SE), Primary Faculty (SE),