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David Hiskens awarded two energy scholarships

David is interested in controlling the energy that flows through the nation's grid system, particularly in optimizing the flow by minimizing distance and costs.|Short Read
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Research about resilient sensor networks for power plant monitoring is recognized with Best Track Paper Award

The sensor network addressed in the paper assesses the operating conditions of a power plant. It is intended to measure process variables and assess plant status.|Short Read
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Rebecca Wolkoff awarded scholarship to continue her work in sustainable energy

The UVIG works with the U.S. Department of Energy to provide a forum for the critical analysis of wind and solar technology.|Short Read
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Michael Hand receives Tau Beta Pi Fellowship to pursue his graduate studies in control systems

Hand likes the idea of being able to improve the efficiency of existing systems by implementing advanced or specialized control algorithms.|Short Read
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EECS 461 (Embedded Control Systems) and the freescale cup

This was the first year Freescale opened up the competition to U.S. students—teams from U-M, U-M Dearborn, and Penn State competed against teams from Mexico and China.|Medium Read
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Modernizing the nation’s electric grid for alternative energy

"We are proposing an integrated solution that will combine the construction of well-positioned storage facilities that will route excess energy to where it needs to be."|Short Read
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Prof. Semyon Meerkov and colleagues author book on Quasilinear Control

"This is a textbook and reference for readers interested in quasilinear control, a set of methods for performance analysis and design of linear plant or nonlinear instrumentation systems." |Short Read
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Hongwei Liao, EE Systems Grad Student, awarded Rackham Predoctoral Fellowship

Liao's research contributes theoretical developments on the control of Petri nets, and has potential to be extended to a broader class of resource allocation systems.|Medium Read
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Jessy Grizzle named IFAC Fellow

Grizzle is well-known in the robotic community for his work with the bipedal robot MABEL, and has worked in the automotive industry for over two decades.|Short Read
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Brian Buss awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

Buss' research focusses on using control theory in order to control glucose levels in ICU patients. |Short Read
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Domitilla Del Vecchio receives Donald P. Eckman Award

The award acknowledges Domitilla's contributions to the theory and practice of hybrid dynamical systems and systems biology.|Short Read
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Best Paper Award in Automation Research

The award was given at the IEEE Conference on Automation and Engineering. Congratulations, Lindsay!|Short Read