Ioannis Paschalidis

Professor (ECE, BME, SE) Director, Center for Information and Systems Engineering

Professor (ECE, BME, SE)
Director, Center for Information and Systems Engineering

  • Primary Appointment Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Education PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996
  • Additional Affiliations Center for Information and Systems Engineering
    Division of Systems Engineering
    Department of Biomedical Engineering
  • Honors and Awards Fellow, IEEE, 2014

    Elected to Board of Governors, IEEE Control Systems Society, 2013 – 2016
    Distinguished Faculty Fellow, BU College of Engineering, 2011 – 2016)
    Inaugural Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems, 2013 – Present
    Supervised Ph.D. thesis of Fuzhuo Huang (Won the Best Dissertation Award from BU Division of Systems Engineering, Jan. 2013
    Dean’s Catalyst Award, BU College of Engineering, 2011
    Joint paper with student, Reza Moazzez-Estanjini, won the best student paper award at the 9th International Symposium of Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks (WiOpt ’11)
    Best performance in modeling protein-protein complexes (with D. Kozakov, P. Vakili, S. Vajda, et al.), CAPRI (Critical Assessment of Predicted Interactions) Evaluation meeting, Barcelona, Spain, December 9-11, 2009
    First prize in the 3rd Critical Assessment Predicted (Protein) Interaction (CAPRI) Evaluation Meeting, April 20-21, 2007, Toronto, Canada, for poster presentation (with Y. Shen, P. Vakili, and S. Vajda)
    Invited Participant, 2002 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium, National Academy of Engineering
    NSF CAREER Award, 2000
    Plenary Speaker, 1998 and 2002 LIDS Student Conference, Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems, MIT
    Second Prize, George E. Nicholson Paper Competition, 1997
    Elected Full Member of Sigma Xi, 1996
  • Classes Taught EC 381 Probability Theory in Electrical and Computer Engineering
    EC/SE 524 Optimization Theory and Methods
    EC/SE/ME 724 Advanced Optimization Theory and Methods
    EC/SE 755 Communication Networks Control
  • Areas of Interest Systems and control
    Applied probability
    Operations research
    Computational biology
    Communication and sensor networks
    Medical informatics


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