FORA.tv Speaker - Pravin Varaiya
Pravin Varaiya is Nortel Networks Distinguished Professor in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences, University of California, Berkeley. From 1975 to 1992 he was also Professor of Economics at Berkeley. From 1994 to 1997 he was Director of the California PATH program. His research is concerned with communication networks, transportation, and hybrid systems.
Varaiya has held a Guggenheim Fellowship and a Miller Research Professorship. He has received two Honorary Doctorates, and the Field Medal and Bode Prize of the IEEE Control Systems Society. He is a Fellow of IEEE, a member of the National Academy of Engineering, and a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Science. He is an editor of Transportation Research--C. He has co-authored 300 technical papers and three books, including Structure and Interpretation of Signals and Systems (with Edward Lee), published in 2003 by Addison-Wesley.
09.13.07 | 00:18:01 min
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